MiG-29 fighter aircraft crashes in Punjab

A MiG-29 fighter aircraft crashed near Hoshiarpur district of Punjab on Friday. The pilot managed to eject safely, as per Indian Air Force officials.

The MiG-29 aircraft was airborne on a training mission from an Air Force base near Jalandhar.

ALSO READ: Aurangabad: 16 dead as train runs over migrant labourers; PM takes stock of the situation

The aircraft had developed a technical snag and the pilot ejected safely as he was unable to control the aircraft.

The pilot has been rescued by a helicopter.

A Court of Inquiry has been ordered to investigate the cause of accident, as per a statement by the Indian Air Force.

Further details awaited.

For viral videos and Latest trends subscribe to NewsMobile YouTube Channel and Follow us on Instagram


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here