MiG Bison aircraft crashes; no casualty

Last Updated: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 08:25 hrs

Naliya, Gujarat, Nov 24 (IBNS): A MiG 21 Bison aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Naliya town in Gujarat's Kutch district on Saturday, reports said.

The aircraft crashed near the Naliya airbase in the state.

The pilot, however, safely ejected before the crash and no casualty has been reported so far.

The pilot is a Wing Commander rank officer.

Nine people, including two pilots, were killed in August this year when two IAF helicopters collided near Sarmat range in Gujarat during a training session.

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