Just In: Surya Kiran pilots seemed to be most skilled and best pilots. Bird hit seems to be the reason for crash, a probe has been ordered. This is the first IAF aircrash incident in 2009. Crash occured during low level pass. Pilot n has been identified as R S Dhaliwal.
Bidar, Jan 21: In a heartrending incident, a trainee pilot lost his life when the airplane crashed during his training programme in Bidar, Karnataka on Wednesday, Jan 21.
The Indian Air Force (IAF) plane , Surya Kirana crashed just outside the Bidar Air Force Training Center. Air Force official visited the spot of accident. More details are awaited.