F-16 jet fighter skids off runway in Pekanbaru


A military aircraft skidded off the runway of Roesmin Nurjadin Air Force base in Pekanbaru, Riau, as a result of a brake malfunction on Tuesday afternoon.

Air Force spokesman Commodore Jemi Trisonjaya confirmed the incident involving an F-16 jet fighter.

No fatalities or injuries were reported.

The aircraft pilot Maj. Andri and air cadet Second Lieut. Marko were in a good condition, tribunnews.com reported.

The aircraft was removed to a hangar.