MiG-27 crashes in Rajasthan, pilot safe
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Last Updated: Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 17:28
Jaipur: A MiG-27 aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed in Rajasthan's Barmer district Tuesday, but the pilot ejected safely.

The aircraft was on a routine training sortie when it crashed near Allawani Ki Dhani after taking off from Uttarlai airbase, defence spokesperson S D Goswamy said.

The pilot baled out safely, he said. A Court of Enquiry has been ordered into the crash, the spokesperson added.


First Published: Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 17:28

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