Pakistani fighter jet crashed in Islamabad. It is supposed to be either an F-16 or JF-17

ISLAMABAD, (BM) – F-16 crashed in Islamabad while doing rehearsal for 23 March Parade, learned citing Pakistan Today.

Speculative news circulating on social media suggest it was an F-16. Rescue sources say the aircraft crashed in the Chaand Taara area near the capital while rehearsing for the March 23 flypast.

Security forces have surrounded the area and 1122 ambulances have reached the site.

According to Pakistani news agency The News Pakistan Air Force’s F-16 aircraft crashed in Islamabad during the rehearsals of 23rd March parade, a spokesperson for the force said on Wednesday.

“Pakistan Air Force reports with regret that a PAF F-16 aircraft crashed near Shakarparian, Islamabad during the rehearsals of 23rd March parade,” said the statement of Pakistani news agency.


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