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From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are some of horrendous fighter plane crashes in India

An aircraft of IAF's aerobatic team Surya Kiran crashed near the Yelahanka airbase on Tuesday, a day before the opening of the Aero India show. The mishap occurred during a sortie as part of the rehearsal for the five-day Asia's premier Air show in Bengaluru.

News Nation Bureau | Updated : 19 February 2019, 05:06:09 PM
From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are some of horrendous fighter plane crashes in India

From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are some of horrendous fighter plane crashes in India

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An aircraft of IAF's aerobatic team Surya Kiran crashed near the Yelahanka airbase on Tuesday, a day before the opening of the Aero India show. The mishap occurred during a sortie as part of the rehersal for the five-day Asia's premier Air show in Bengaluru.
From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

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An aircraft of IAF's aerobatic team Surya Kiran crashed near the Yelahanka airbase on Tuesday, a day before the opening of the Aero India show.
From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

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The MiG 27 jet was flying on a training mission when it crashed at around 6:10 pm near the Pokhran range. The MiG 27 had taken off from the Jaisalmer Air Force Station. The pilot managed to eject safely.
From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

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A trainer aircraft crashed in the fields near Mokila village near Shankarapalli in Telangana’s Ranga Reddy district on November 21, 2018.
From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

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A trainee pilot was seriously injured after the Cessna training aircraft crashed in Baramati.
From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

From Surya Kiran to MiG 27, here are 5 fighter plane crashes in India

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An Indian Air Force fighter trainer aircraft crashed in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district — 350 km from Bhubaneswar. Two pilots, who ejected out of the plane, were reported to be safe.