Riyadh - SPA
Defense Ministry Announces Fighter-Jet Crash During Training Mission in Eastern Region, Martyrdom of Crew

The Ministry of Defense announced the crash of a Royal Saudi Air Force F-15SA airplane and the martyrdom of its aircrew.

 The official spokesperson for the Ministry of Defense, Brigadier General Turki Al-Maliki, confirmed that the aircraft crash occurred at 12:50 p.m. Thursday during a routine training mission from King Abdulaziz Air Base in Dhahran.

 He pointed out that an investigation into the crash has begun.

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