Warplane crash lands in Yemen capital

Warplane crash lands in Yemen capital

POSTED: Tuesday, February 19, 2013 - 10:00am

UPDATED: Tuesday, February 19, 2013 - 10:04am

A Yemeni fighter jet crashed in the center of the capital Sanaa tuesday killing at least 11 people, and injuring 15 others. Government officials said that the warplane had been on a training flight when it came down in a residential neighborhood.

Several cars were on fire and debris littered the street. A security official said that the pilot had ejected from the plane before it crashed. The plane is reported to be a Russian S-U 22.

Comments News Comments

Post new Comment