Pilot survives Egyptian fighter jet crash during training on Saturday: Military spox

Ahram Online , Saturday 25 Feb 2023

An Egyptian Air Force pilot has survived without injuries after his fighter jet plummeted during training on Saturday due to a technical malfunction, military spokesman Gharib Abdel-Hafez said in a statement.

Egyptian Rafale fighter
File Photo: Three Egyptian Rafale fighter jets fly above Cairo. AFP


Necessary measures have been taken by the relevant authorities, the spokesman said.

The statement did not reveal the site of the crash.

The spokesman had reported similar incidents in June and November last year.

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