Jhang (Staff Report): A training aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) crashed today (Tuesday) crashed near Jhang 's Athara Hazari area, fortunately, the pilot survived the incident, a PAF spokesperson said.

According to initial reports, the aircraft took off for routine training exercise.

The PAF spokesperson said that the pilot managed to eject successfully before the plane crashed.

No casualties were reported as a consequence of the crash.

Earlier on April 14, an Army training aviation plane crashed due to a technical fault in Haral village of Dina, about 17 kilometres from Jehlum.