Uttar Pradesh, Jan 28: An Indian Air Force’s Jaguar fighter plane was crashed in Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar on Monday.
News agency ANI reported that the Jaguar plane crashed into a farm and burst into flames immediately after taking off on a training mission. The pilot managed to eject safely after steering the plane away from areas inhabited by people.
A court of inquiry has been ordered to investigate the accident.
Last year, an IAF pilot was killed after a Jaguar crashed in Gujarat’s Kutch in June.