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IAF pilot killed in fatal MiG-21 aircraft crash

Source: ANI   -  Edited By: Roshneesh Kmaneck
March 17, 2021 13:50 IST
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A Group Captain has lost his life after a MiG-21 Bison aircraft of the Indian Air Force was involved in a fatal accident on Wednesday morning, said the Indian Air Force.

 

"A MiG-21 Bison aircraft of IAF was involved in a fatal accident this morning, while taking off for a combat training mission at an airbase in central India. The IAF lost Group Captain A Gupta in the tragic accident. IAF expresses deep condolences and stands firmly with the family members," the Indian Air Force said.

A Court of Inquiry has been ordered to determine the cause of the accident, the IAF said.

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Source: ANI  -  Edited By: Roshneesh Kmaneck
 
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