2 pilots killed as IAF's Mi-17 transport chopper crashes in Jammu and Kashmir

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Feb 27, 2019, 11.20 AM(IST)

IAF fighter jet crashes in Central Kashmir Budgam Photograph:( WION )

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According to reports, a technical glitch in the aircraft led to the crash.

Tw pilots were killed when an Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper crashed in Budgam area of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday morning

The aircraft that crashed in Jammu & Kashmir's Budgam was IAF's Mi-17 transport chopper, reported news agency ANI.

Bodies of two pilots have been recovered from the crash site, the report said quoting police sources. 

Security forces are scanning the area.