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Jordan military aircraft crashes

AMMAN, Jan 26 (KUNA) -- A Jordanian air force plane crashed on Sunday while it was on a training flight due to technical failure, an official army source said.
"At 12:20 pm (local time), a Royal Jordanian Air Force plane crashed after encountering a technical problem," the military source told the state-run Jordanian News Agency (PETRA).
But, the pilot Capitan Ahmad Hazem Alawneh survived the crash, it added. (end) hmf.mt KUNA 261935 Jan 14NNNN