Body of Turkish military plane pilot found

Governor Celalettin Cerrah of the southern Osmaniye province said the body of the pilot who died in a military plane crash on Monday was brought to Osmaniye.

Body of Turkish military plane pilot found

World Bulletin/News Desk

Governor Celalettin Cerrah of the southern Osmaniye province said that the pilot of the F-16/C military plane, which crashed in Amanoslar region, died on Monday.

Cerrah told Turkish press that search and rescue teams have found the body of the pilot after his plane crashed near the Caksir plateau.

Pilot's body was brought to Osmaniye, said Cerrah.

Earlier Cerrah said they found the cockpit window and some pieces of the military plane.

Earlier in the day, General Staff said radio contact was lost with an F-16 warplane flying over Osmaniye moments after the pilot radioed he was bailing out. 

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