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IAF`s Jaguar plane crashes near Bikaner, pilot safe

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

New Delhi, Jan 4, IRNA -- An Indian Air Force Jaguar plane today 
crashed near Bikaner in Rajasthan, a senior police official said in 
Jaipur. 
The pilot ejected using a parachute and was safe, Additional 
Superintendent of Police (Bikaner) Giriraj Meena told. 
The plane crashed in a farm in an Indian village 20 kilometers 
from Bikaner. 
The pilot was taken to a military hospital for examination, he 
added. 
The plane, on a routine sortie, fell on the farm and caught 
fire at around 11 a.m. soon after it had left the Nal Airbase in 
Bikaner district. 
No one was injured on the ground. 
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