A Turkish Northrop NF-5 fighter jet crashed Wednesday in the southern Konya region of Konya. Turkey, with the pilot of the aircraft being killed instantly.
The news was confirmed by the Turkish Ministry of Defense, stating that the accident happened at 14:15 local time (Greek time), while an investigation has been launched into its causes. crash.
According to local media, the aircraft belonged to the Turkish Air Force aerobics team Turkish Stars and the accident occurred during a training flight.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed his condolences for the accident, typically stating that “I express my condolences to his family, relatives, the Turkish Armed Forces and the nation.”