A Kiran trainer aircraft crashed near Siddipet. The plane with woman cadet undergoing fighter training had took off from Hakimpet base. Pilot safely ejected before crash. Second such incident in just two month where Kiran trainer crashed near Hyderabad.
The woman cadet undergoing training on Kiran jet trainer ejected safely just before crash, has suffered minor injuries taken to hospital. The trainee cadet identified as Rashi ejected before kiran aircraft crashed in Siddipet.
Indian Airforce in a statement said, The Pilot ejected safely from a Kiran MK-I basic trainer aircraft which crashed while on a training mission at AF Station Hakimpet, 24 Nov 17. A court of inquiry has been set up to ascertain the cause of the Accident.