Two Surya Kiran planes crashed during practice in Bengaluru

Two Surya Kiran aircraft (Hawks) of the IAF crashed during a practice sortie near the Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru on Tuesday, a day before the opening of the Aero India show. "One pilot has succumbed to injuries in the Surya Kiran jet crash, two others are safe," a police official said. A civilian was also injured in the mishap, police said.