2006 News Story
 

11/01/2006
Saudi Royal Air Force fighter crashes in the Eastern Province

A Royal Saudi Air Force fighter crashed while on a training mission in the Eastern Province yesterday.

In a statement today, the Ministry of Defense said that the F-15 crashed approximately 50 miles from the King Abdulaziz Air Base in an unpopulated area. The pilot ejected safely before the crash.

The Ministry added that it is investigating the cause of the crash.


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