Army aviation Trainee fighter jet crashes, pilot martyred
Trainee fighter jet Mashaq of Army aviation crashed at Saluki Shetha near Rasool Nagar while the pilot Capt. Kamran died in the incident.
Military sources told this agency here on Saturday that, a trainee fighter of Army aviation took off from the army aviation training school Gujranwala for its routine patrol and due to some technical fault crashed in the fields of adjacent areas of Saluki Chetha.
Rescue 1122 and military teams arrived at the spot after the incident and controlled the fire.
Dead body of the pilot has been searched out and shifted to the hospital.
Military sources told that only one pilot was in this fighter and news about the second pilot is not true.
Board of inquiry has been constituted immediately for the investigation of this incident.