IAF plane crashes over Pokharan; no casualties
By NewsX Bureau
| Monday, October 3, 2016 - 18:23
New Delhi: A trainer aircraft, IAF Jaguar crashed over Pokharan (Jaisalmer) in Rajasthan on Monday.
Both the pilots managed to eject safely from the plane. A Court of Inquiry has been ordered into the incident.
The aircraft was on routine training sortie when the incident occurred in the area which is near the India-Pak border, defence spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Manish Ojha said after the incidence.
Earier in June, an Indian Air Force plane had crashed near the ordnance depot in Om Vihar, Gurgaon.
(More details are awaited)