A Pakistan Pakistan Air Force (PAF) trainer aircraft on Tuesday crashed near Peshawar during a routine training mission.
According to a statement issued by PAF, both pilots sustained fatal injuries. “No other loss of life or property was reported on the ground,” the spokesperson said.
Meanwhile, a board of inquiry has been ordered by Air Headquarters to determine the cause of the incident.
Earlier, the PAF revealed that the induction of the newest addition of J-10C aircraft to its fighter fleet has “strengthened PAF as a formidable and potent force”.
In an official statement, PAF had said that the aircraft is well capable of defending the aerial frontiers of Pakistan.