Army plane crashes near Quetta


QUETTA – A training plane of Army Aviation crashed near Muslim Bagh area of district Qila Saifullah near Quetta, killing pilot and co-pilot, a private TV channel reported on Wednesday.
The plane was flying from Zhob to Quetta, when it crashed in mountains in Nasai area of the Muslim Bagh, killing pilot and co-pilot on the spot. According to initial reports, the mishap occurred owing to some technical fault.
The district police officer said that the local people, who witnessed the plane coming down, informed the administration, saying the rescue teams have been dispatched towards the crash site. According to ISPR, rescue teams from Quetta left for the Muslim Bagh.