Fighter of the Italian air force crashed Sunday during an air show in the Metropolitan region of Lazio. The pilots were killed, according to the newspaper Corriere della Sera.
The pilot of the aircraft Eurofighter Typhoon, performing one of the final points of the flight program, crashed into the water. The crew managed to eject, reports RIA “Novosti”.
The incident happened in front of the crowd of thousands gathered on the coast of the Tyrrhenian sea near Terracina. A video of the collapse is widely dispersed in the Italian social networks.
The accident led to the fact that the show was interrupted. Soon, the organizers announced the end of the event.
The body of 36-year-old captain of the aircraft was found only after 1.5 hours. According to TASS, the body of a second crew member is not found.