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IAF fighter jet crashes in a field in Assam state

08 August, 2019 7:24 am 7:24 am

NEW DELHI – A fighter jet of Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in a field in the state of Assam, northeast India, international media reported late on Thursday. Both pilots managed to eject from the plane, but sustained injuries and were taken to hospital. The accident took place in the vicinity of the city of … Read More

Fighter jet crashes in India’s Bengaluru, two pilots dead

02 February, 2019 1:57 pm 1:57 pm

BENGALURU (Reuters) – An Indian Air Force Fighter jet Mirage-2000 trainer aircraft crashed in the southern Indian city of Bengaluru on Friday immediately after taking off, killing both pilots. The plane crashed at the edge of the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) airport compound, which is surrounded by several office and residential buildings. The plane burst into … Read More