x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

UAE military jet crashes during training, pilot killed

A UAE military training jet crashed on Sunday during a routine training mission, killing the pilot, the Armed Forces General Headquarters has said in a statement.

A UAE military training jet crashed on Sunday during a routine training mission, killing the pilot, the Armed Forces General Headquarters said in a statement issued to the state news agency, Wam.

Authorities are inspecting the scene of the incident to determine the cause of the accident.

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