IAF Sukhoi-30 fighter jet crashes in Assam’s Tezpur, pilots safe
Dispur: A Sukhoi-30 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in Assam’s Tezpur on Thursday evening. Both the pilots onboard however ejected safety, the News agency ANI reported.
“The aircraft was on a routine training mission from the Tezpur airbase when it crashed”, said an IAF official. “Both the pilots onboard the aircraft, however, managed to eject safely and have been rescued,” he added.
The cause of the accident is not yet known. However, the IAF said that a Court of Inquiry has been ordered to ascertain the cause of the mishap.