In Greece crashed fighter Mirage 2000

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Fighter Mirage 2000 Greek air force crashed Monday during a training flight over Sporazumi, according to the newspaper «Proto theme.»

The pilot survived.

The incident occurred during a training exercise near the island of Skopelos at 12:18 (time coincides with Moscow).

According to preliminary data, during the mock battle on one of the fighters has been a serious failure of the engine or control system, and the pilot ejected.

The plane crashed into the sea.

The pilot contacted the rescue and announced that he was all right, the site is aimed helicopters, the newspaper writes.