IAF Su-30MKI fighter jet Crashed in an open farm field near Pimpalgaon Baswant town in Nashik, Maharashtra
No casualties have been reported yet. Both pilots are said to have ejected safely.
Sukhoi Su-30MKI crashed in Wavi-Tushi village at around 11 am
The Sukhoi Su-30MKI was an under-production aircraft of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL).
Therefore, it wasn’t yet part of the Indian Air Force (IAF)
The cause of the crash is speculated to be a technical failure in the aircraft, although it can only be confirmed after primary investigations.
The investigation team has been sent to the scene to look into the incident.
The Sukhoi Su-30MKI twinjet aircraft is produced under license by India’s state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd.