The pilot managed to eject, but his fate is still unknown.
In Egypt, crashed MiG-29 fighter of the Russian production.
“On Thursday, December 5, in Egypt when performing a training flight crashed on one of the MiG-29 fighter jets supplied by Russia to the Egyptian air force in the framework of the commercial contract from 2016,” — said the publication.
According to preliminary information, the pilot managed to eject, but his fate is still unknown.
The cause of the incident could become “a technical problem of the integrated control system of the fighter, or the incorrect actions of the pilot”.
This is the second crash of MiG-29, which in 2017 are delivered to Cairo on export contract with Russia.