Arab Coalition fighter jet crashed in Assir Region, pilots escaped to safety: Coalition Forces Spokesman

JEDDAH, 12th July, 2018 (WAM) -- Col. Turki Al-Maliki, The Official Spokesman of the Coalition Forces (Coalition Supporting the Legitimacy in Yemen), said that at 04:41 a.m. early Thursday, a Tornedo fighter of the Coalition, affiliated to the Saudi Royal Air Forces, inflicted a technical defect as it was returning from a training mission, resulting in its crash in Assir Region.

''Pilots, thanks to God the Almighty, escaped to safety,'' said Col. Al-Maliki as quoted by the Saudi Press Agency.

 

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