Pak`s military trainer aircraft crashes; pilots killed

A military trainer aircraft crashed while on a flight over a mountainous region in southwest Pakistan, killing the pilot and co-pilot.

Updated: Dec 22, 2010, 21:44 PM IST

Islamabad: A military trainer aircraft
crashed while on a flight over a mountainous region in
southwest Pakistan on Wednesday, killing the pilot and co-pilot.

The Mushak aircraft from the Army Aviation Wing
crashed in Muslim Bagh area of Balochistan province, the
military said in a statement.

"The aircraft crashed due to technical fault," it
said. There were no reports of damage on the ground.

The army has formed a team of senior aviation
officials to investigate the incident.

PTI