A MiG-21 plane of the Indian Air Power crashed on Tuesday night time close to Suratgarh in Rajasthan, officers mentioned.
The pilot of the plane ejected safely, the IAF mentioned, including the incident befell round 8:15 pm.
“Throughout a coaching sortie within the western sector, a MiG-21 Bison plane skilled a significant technical malfunction this night. The pilot ejected safely at about 2015 hrs. There is no such thing as a lack of life,” the IAF tweeted.
It mentioned a court docket of inquiry has been ordered to establish the reason for the accident.