An Indian Air Force Bison fighter jet crashed near Moga in Punjab late on Thursday night
An Indian Air Force Bison fighter jet crashed near Moga in Punjab late on Thursday night. The incident happened while regular training was underway. Pilot Squadron Leader Abhinav Chaudhary died in the accident. Expressing grief over the accident, the Air Force has ordered an inquiry into the accident. This information has been given from the Twitter account of the Indian Air Force.
A Bison aircraft crashed in the Western Sector last night. Pilot, Squadron Leader Abhinav Chaudhary died in the incident. The Air Force tweeted that the Air Force was supporting his family. The Air Force has said that a judicial inquiry has been ordered into the matter.
This is the third MiG-21 crash this year. In March, Group Captain, a. Gupta also died in a similar accident. Earlier, in January this year, a MiG crash had also occurred in Rajasthan. The incident was reported by the Air Force due to some serious technical glitches during sorting in the Western Sector.