The pilot was killed when his copter crashed while landing during rehearsals for the Aero India Show at Bangalore.IAF pilot killed in air show rehearsals crash (The Times of India)

BANGALORE: An Indian air force (IAF) pilot was killed on Friday when his helicopter crashed while landing during rehearsals for the Aero India Show. ?The co-pilot was killed on the spot. It was not a mid-air collision,? an IAF spokesman said, adding the pilot was in hospital in a serious condition.IAF pilot killed in air show rehearsals crash (The Times of India)

Helicopter pilot killed in Bangalore air show crash (Reuters via Yahoo! India News)BANGALORE (Reuters) – An Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot was killed on Friday when his locally-built helicopter crashed while landing during rehearsals for an international air show.

Mid-air collision: India’s tangled airspace (rediff.com)Inefficient diversions of civil flights at Hyderabad are caused because the airport is bordered by a vast swathe of restricted airspace belonging to the Indian Air Force flying academies of Hakimpeth and Bidar.

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