An Indian Air Force (IAF) Dassault Mirage 2000 fighter jet crashed near the Madhya Pradesh Bhind district on October 21, 2021. The accident occured during a training sortie. 

According to the IAF, the Mirage 2000 fighter jet crashed after “experiencing a technical malfunction during a training sortie in the central sector”. 

IAF has ordered an inquiry to determine the cause of the accident. 

The IAF pilot managed to safely eject from the Mirage 2000 before it crashed. However, the pilot experienced minor injuries, Livemint reported. 

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