New Delhi, August 8: The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Thursday confirmed that today evening a Sukhoi Su-30 aircraft, which was on a routine mission from Tezpur in Assam, crashed in the local flying area. The Sukhoi Su-30 aircraft caught fire after the crash. IAF AN-32 Aircraft Crash: Names Of Indian Air Force Air Warriors Who Lost Their Lives.
Hours after the crash, photos of the aircraft turning into a fireball was shared on Twitter.
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IAF: Today evening a Su-30 aircraft on a routine training mission from Tezpur(Assam) crashed in the local flying area. Both pilots ejected safely from the aircraft and have been rescued. A Court of Inquiry will ascertain cause of the accident. pic.twitter.com/RV5BTlmBOb
— ANI (@ANI) August 8, 2019
The Indian Air Force also said that both the pilots ejected safely from the aircraft and that they have been rescued. A court of inquiry will ascertain cause of the accident, said ANI reports.