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SKorea fighter jet crashes in Yellow Sea

world Updated: Mar 31, 2009 11:01 IST

A South Korean F-16 fighter jet crashed on Tuesday in the Yellow Sea, the defence ministry said, adding the pilot ejected safely before the crash.

"One F-16 air force jet crashed in the West Sea (Yellow Sea) at around 12:07pm (0307 GMT). The pilot escaped unharmed before the crash," a ministry spokesman said.

The cause of the accident was not immediately known, he added.