MiG-27 crashes in Rajasthan, pilot safe

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.


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

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