Emirati fighter jet crashes

Emirati fighter jet crashes
Mon Jun 17, 2013 10:49:35

A military plane of the United Arab Emirates' armed forces has crashed in the Persian Gulf country, killing the pilot.

The UAE Armed Forces said in a statement that the warplane went down during a routine training mission in the country, AFP reported Monday.

"Competent authorities were inspecting the scene to investigate causes of the accident," said the statement, without giving further details of the incident.