Indian Air Force Mirage 2000 crashes in Madhya Pradesh
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.
An IAF Mirage 2000 aircraft experienced a technical malfunction during a training sortie in the central sector this morning. The pilot ejected safely. An Inquiry has been ordered to ascertain the cause of the accident.— Indian Air Force (@IAF_MCC) October 21, 2021
The IAF pilot managed to safely eject from the Mirage 2000 before it crashed. However, the pilot experienced minor injuries, Livemint reported.
Cracks found on majority of Canada’s CH-148 helicopters
Cracks were found on the tails of the majority of the CH-148 Cyclone maritime helicopters operated by the Royal Canadian...
Ex-Norwegian F-16s to become a part of Draken private air force
Draken private military contractor has purchased 12 surplus F-16 fighter jets from Norwegian Air Force&nb...
Turkey's Hurjet, India's Tejas fight over Malaysia’s fighter jet tender
As six contenders for Malaysia’s new fighter jet are confirmed, two of them – one from T...