Mianwali (Staff Report): A Pakistan Air Force (PAF) jet crashed near Mianwali while on routine operational training on Thursday, a press release issued by PAF said.

"PAF reports with regret that a PAF F-7PG aircraft, while on a routine operational training mission, crashed near Mianwali . The pilot of the aircraft ejected safely," the statement read.

No loss of life and property was reported in the crash, the PAF said.

A spokesman for the PAF said that the F-7P aircraft crashed after it developed a technical fault during a routine flight.

A board of inquiry has been ordered to determine the cause of the accident.