During the Airshow in Thailand crashed fighter, pilot killed

In Thailand during the Airshow for the Day of children crashed military fighter: plane exploded after falling on the runway, the pilot was killed.

The incident occurred on Saturday morning, January 14. Crashed jet fighter, JAS 39 Gripen Royal Thai air force. The pilot lost control of the machine during the execution of aerobatics, reports the Bangkok Post.

The audience was evacuated, the airport in hat Yai (southern province Songkhla) is closed. Before the opening of the runway for flight departure is delayed, on arrival, drive to the airport the neighboring province of Krabi.

The Prime Minister of Thailand prayut Chan-OCHA expressed his condolences to the family of the deceased pilot. Created a Committee to investigate the incident.

Children’s day is traditionally celebrated in Thailand on the second Saturday of January. This year in honor of the holiday there was organized an Airshow with military fighters.

Note, because of the strong week-long floods in Thailand has killed at least 18 people, injured more than 700 thousand people.

During the Airshow in Thailand crashed fighter, pilot killed 14.01.2017

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