Two people killed in military aircraft crash in Iran (UPDATE)

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The details were added (the first version was posted at 13:36)

Azerbaijan, Baku, April 21 / Trend D. Khatinoglu /

The F-5 military aircraft crashed in Abdanan-Ilam province, Abdanan town in Iran, Mehr news agency reported on Sunday.

As a result, two pilots died.

Abadan town mayor Morad Naseri told IRNA that this happened at 09:00 (local tome) at 35 kilometers north-east of Abdanan town. Bad weather conditions caused this accident. The aircraft hit the Kabirku mountain.

The crashed fighter jet belonged to an air base in Dezful in southern Iran.

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