New Delhi: A Jaguar fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force was reported to have crashed in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.Uttar Pradesh. However, no injuries have been reported as both the pilots have ejected safely.The plane which had taken off at 7:25 am was on a routine sortie.
It crashed about 18 kilometres from Allahabad at 8:47 am. A court of inquiry has been ordered.This is the second Jaguar aircraft of the Indian Air Force to have crashed this year. In March, a Jaguar fighter had crashed near Kurukshetra in Haryana after a technical snag; the pilot had ejected safely.