Morocco : a technical incident during a regular training forces a pilot of the air force to eject

A Royal Moroccan F-16 Jet. Photo : REUTERS

NEWSROOM (ADV) – Moroccan air force Mirage F1 crashed Monday near the northern city of Taounate during a training flight, the Moroccan army said.

According to a statement from the General Staff of the Moroccan Royal Armed Forces, the plane crashed in an inhabited area due to a technical breakdown.

The pilot managed to eject safely, the source noted, adding that the plane crash did not cause any collateral damage.

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