Fighter F-16


American fighter F-16 crashed in Afghanistan

In Afghanistan crashed military fighter US Air Force.

According to the information and news portal, the crash of the American F-16 fighter occurred the day before, and if the assumptions were initially made that the plane was shot down, then the official information that the crash occurred due to technical reasons, in particular, imply a failure of the power plant.

The pilot, who at the time of the incident was at the controls of the aircraft, managed to survive - he successfully ejected as soon as the plane began to lose altitude, and as noted by the representatives of the United States Air Force, the pilot himself was not injured.

The specific circumstances of the incident are not currently disclosed.