Watch: Air Force Jet Flies Into Birds, Drops Fuel Tanks, Practice Bombs
Saturday, June 29, 2019, 8:02 AM
An IAF pilot's presence of mind and swift response may have saved his life and potentially those on the ground when the fighter jet he was flying ran into birds on Thursday morning in Haryana. Dramatic-video of the incident released shows just how the close the encounter really was. The pilot jettisoned his fuel-tanks and external-stores to gain-height and managed to land back-safely.