An Iranian air force F-4 jet has crashed in the Persian Gulf port city of Bandar Abbas on Saturday. The jet crashed while taking off from the city’s air base. The two airmen on board were reportedly killed in the crash. Iranian officials denied a report that the jet fighter was intercepted over the Persian Gulf before the crash. (Assr-e Iran, 14 October).
File photo: IRIAF F-4 Phantoms (Airlines.net)