MiG-29 jetfighter crashes in Moscow region, pilots eject

A MiG-29 fighter has crashed in the Moscow region, with both of its pilots managing to eject, the Russian Interior Ministry department for the Moscow region told Interfax.

MiG-29. Source: AFP / East News

A MiG-29 fighter has crashed in the Moscow region, with both of its pilots managing to eject, the Russian Interior Ministry department for the Moscow region told Interfax.

"A MiG has come down in the Moscow region, the pilots have ejected, one of them was not harmed and the other has been hospitalized," it said.

"No people were hurt on the ground. The plane crash landed in a field," it said.

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