UAE military jet crashes, pilot killed

An Emirati military jet crashed during a routine training mission in the Gulf country, killing the pilot, the UAE Armed Forces General Headquarters said in a statement.

"Competent authorities were inspecting the scene to investigate causes of the accident," said the statement published by the official WAM news agency late on Sunday.

It gave no further details of the incident.

by Guy JACKSON © 2013 AFP

Source: AFP
Date: Jun 17, 2013