Jodhpur, 15 Jul (PTI): A MiG-21 Bison fighter aircraft of IAF today crashed while landing at Uttarlai Airbase in western Rajasthan, leaving the pilot dead.
The aircraft was on a routine sortie
when it crashed at 9.30 AM at Uttarlai, Defence Spokesperson S D Goswami told PTI.
The pilot was killed in the mishap.
A court of inquiry has been constituted to ascertain the cause of the incident, the spokesman said.