A fighter aircraft JF-17 of the Pakistan Air Force has reportedly crashed in Punjab while it was returning to the airbase after completing its training mission. Aircraft had earlier took off from the PAF Minhas Airbase ( More commonly know as Kamra Airbase) at 10.30 am.
The fighter pilot of the JF-17 Thunder was able to able eject from the aircraft but his parachute didn't open which resulted in his death.
Pakistan Air Force has confirmed that pilot flying the aircraft was Squadron Leader Muhammad Hussain. The fighter aircraft has crashed near the Mulla Mansoor’s mountainous area of Hazro in Attock district of Punjab province.