Fire breaks out near Aero India 2019 venue: 300 cars gutted in blaze; one firefighter sustains minor injuries
The cause of the fire near Bengaluru's Yelahanka air base is yet to be ascertained, but authorities suspect that it was caused by a lit cigarette thrown onto dry grass. The flames then spread to parking area number 5.
One pilot dead after two IAF Surya Kiran jets crash mid air during rehearsal for Aero India show; one civilian injured
A day before the much-awaited Aero India 2019 is set to begin in Bengaluru, two Indian Air Force (IAF) Surya Kiran jets crashed mid air on Tuesday during a practice run for the air show. Both pilots ejected safely, and no casualties have been reported.