New MiG-29 crashed in Egypt

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The MiG-29 crashed in Egypt while performing a training flight, told RIA Novosti press-service of United aircraft Corporation.

«We have operational information about the crash of the MiG-29M, the Egyptian air force. In the near future, our technicians will travel to Egypt to assist in the investigation of the incident», — reported in the KLA.

The reason of falling of a fighter become a problem in the control system of the aircraft, said the official representative of the army of the Arab Republic. According to him, the pilot managed to eject.

MiG-29 (NATO: Fulcrum — fulcrum) — the Soviet/Russian fighter of the fourth generation. Designed to destroy guided missiles and fire from a gun Board of all types of air targets in simple and adverse weather conditions in free space and on the background of the earth, including in noisy environments, and also to destroy ground targets with unguided weapons in visual appearance.