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IAF's Jaguar fighter jet catches fire

A Mig-21 fighter jet had crashed near Rajasthan’s Barmer on Saturday

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Publish Date: Sep 14 2016 12:46PM | Updated Date: Sep 14 2016 12:46PM

IAF's Jaguar fighter jet catches fire

 A Jaguar fighter jet caught fire just minutes before takeoff at Ambala airfield but the pilot escaped safely, Indian Air Force officials said.

 
The pilot noticed fire and aborted the take-off.
 
He then made a safe and quick exit from the aircraft.
 
A Mig-21 fighter jet had crashed near Rajasthan’s Barmer on Saturday. Both pilots ejected safely.