A Royal Jordanian Air Force (RJAF) fighter pilot was killed when his F-16 was on a routine mission and crashed.
The incident happened at noon on Monday. According to official statement, the reason behind the crash was a malfunction. The statement by the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army identified the pilot as Major Ayed Ahmad Nassar Daajah, adding that the plane crashed after taking off from an airbase.
Source: The Jordan Times