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IAF plane crashes, two pilots killed

IAF plane crashes, two pilots killed

Two pilots of Indian Air Force's Surya Kiran aerobatics team were killed when their plane crashed in Karnataka.

New Delhi: Two pilots of Indian Air Force's Surya Kiran aerobatics team were killed when their plane crashed on the outskirts of Bidar in north Karnataka on Saturday, police said.

The mishap occurred when the tail of one plane hit another during the practice, according to initial reports.

The damaged plane crashed into a field in Naubad on the outskirts of Bidar, about 700 km from Bangalore, the reports said.

first published:March 18, 2006, 11:49 IST