Two pilots killed in Turkey military training jet crash

Two Turkish pilots died on Friday when a military training plane crashed during an exercise in the western province of Izmir, the army said.

The military said officials lost contact with the SF-260D jet 23 minutes after it took off from the Cigli base on a training flight at 10.26am (0726 GMT), state-run Anadolu Agency reported.

The cause of the fatal crash is currently being investigated.

Source: Jordan News Agency