Updated on: May 08, 2020 12:06 IST
An Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft has crashed in Punjab. As per the latest reports, the pilots are safe. No further details have been shared by the air force as yet.
The crash happened in Nawanshahr in Punjab. The pilot had a narrow escape. The probe on find out the exact cause of the crash.
An Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft has crashed in Punjab. No further details have been shared by the air force as yet. The Russian made fighter aircraft MiG-29 has reportedly crashed in Hoshiarpur district of Punjab. The pilots are reportedly safe.
The pilots ejected before the plane went down in the Rurkee Kalan village in Punjab.
As per reports, after the mayday situation, the pilots crashed the plane in an open field.
The squadron of the MiG-29 air crafts to which the aircraft belonged is based in Adampur town near Jalandhar.
A MIG Fighter Plane crashed at Chuharpur Village District Nawanshahar today. The Pilot is safe and has been taken to nearby Samundra Village of Hoshiarpur.
— Government of Punjab (@PunjabGovtIndia) May 8, 2020