A MiG-21 plane of the Indian Air Power crashed on Tuesday evening close to Suratgarh in Rajasthan, officers mentioned. The pilot of the plane ejected safely, the IAF mentioned, including the incident came about round eight:15pm.
“Throughout a coaching sortie within the western sector, a MiG-21 Bison plane skilled a significant technical malfunction this night. The pilot ejected safely at about 2015 hrs. There isn’t any lack of life,” the IAF tweeted.
It mentioned a courtroom of inquiry has been ordered to determine the reason for the accident.