Pilot killed in UAE military jet crash

The military plane was involved in a routine training mission when it crashed - statement
Pilot killed in UAE military jet crash
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By Shane McGinley
Mon 17 Jun 2013 08:51 AM

A UAE military training jet crashed on Sunday during a routine training mission, killing the pilot onboard, according to the statement issued by the Armed Forces General Headquarters.

The statement, issued through the WAM news agency, added “the competent authorities were inspecting the scene of incident to investigate causes of the accident.”

No details of the type of aircraft involved were released.

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