IAF Squadron Leader Meet Kumar, killed in MiG 21 crash, felt like God when flying the fighter jet

Prime News, National (Shimla), July 19:- Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter jet pilot Meet Kumar died on Wednesday after a MiG-21 aircraft crashed in Patta Jattiyan in Jawali subdivision of Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra district.

Taking to Twitter, Major Surendra Poonia called the incident tragic and unfortunate. He shared a video of the deceased pilot Meet Kumar who is seen introducing himself as an IAF Squadron Leader and explaining some of the remarkable features of a MiG-21 aircraft.

Major Poonia in his post called Kumar a die-hard and passionate fighter pilot who loved MiG-21 more than anything. “Tragic &unfortunate! Air Warrior Squadron Leader Meet Kumar died today in a MiG 21 crash in the line of duty in Kangra. A die-hard & passionate fighter pilot who loved this machine more than anything! RIP Salute & Respect @IAF_MCC @adgpi Few days ago Sq Ldr Meet Kumar,” Major Poonia tweeted.

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