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2 IAF men killed in crash

india Updated: Aug 01, 2009 00:10 IST
Ashok Das
Ashok Das
Hindustan Times
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Two Indian Air Force instructors were killed on Friday morning when the trainer aircraft they were flying crashed Medak district in Andhra Pradesh shortly before they were to land at the airbase.

Medak Superintendent of Police M Kanta Rao said the trainer aircraft (HPT-32 Deepak) of Air Force Academy at Dundigul (20 kms north of Hyderabad) crashed in an open field at Annaram village of Jinnaram mandal at around 9.45 am. The two instructors died on the spot.”

“There were no civilian casualties on the ground nor there were any loss of property,” he further added.