The F-16 was one of 150 bought from the United States to defend the strait.
„This fighter crashed due to technical problems in Jarqavieh district in Isfahan while on a training flight,“ an informed source at the General Staff of the Armed Forces told IRNA on Saturday.
The T-38C Talon II training aircraft went down in the vicinity of Columbus Air Force Base on Wednesday morning, officials said in a statement.
Joe Rotunda, the president of Austin’s EZCorp was on board along with his employees. Rotunda’s son tells KXAN’s Erin Cargile his dad is in surgery, but it’s all been positive news.
The Gulfstream G200 plane took off from Austin, Texas, before landing at Toncontin International Airport.
The plane was taking off when it came off the runway and crashed in a busy street in the El Pedregal neighborhood of Tegucigalpa, Honduran officials said.
According to a press release from Jeffrey Bezore, Wing Executive Officer 165th Airlift Wing, the crash happened around 11:30 a.m. during a training mission with five people on board…
The C-130 Hercules is the prime transport of the Air Force and Air National Guard for airdropping troops and equipment. The plane can accommodate oversized cargo, from utility helicopters and six-wheeled armored vehicles to standard palletized cargo and military personnel.
At least five people are dead after a Puerto Rico Air National Guard plane crashed Wednesday around 11:30 a.m. near the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport, according to the Georgia Air National Guard.
More than 100 people are feared dead after an Algerian plane crashed at 8:00 a.m. near Boufarik airbase 20 miles outside Algiers, according to Algerian state radio.
The Ilyushin Il-76 military plane, which was transporting troops and equipment, was heading to the western Algerian city of Bechar, an Algerie24 report said.