|FILE PHOTO / VAYU SHAKTI 2010|
IAF Statement: "One Su-30 aircraft of the IAF crashed at Pokhran Range on 19 Feb 2013 at about 1920h. The aircraft was on a night flying training mission. Both the pilots ejected safely. There is no reported damage to any civil property or life on ground. A Court of Inquiry has been ordered to investigate into the accident."
This was the fourth crash of an IAF Su-30 MKI. The previous three were on 13 Dec 2011, November 2009 and 30 April 2009.
Labels: Accidents, AIR FORCE, Aircraft And Helicopters, Exercises