Kenya Air Force jet crashes near Ilgwesi Conservancy

Thursday February 8 2018

Kenya Air Force jet

The pilot who was flying the Kenya Air Force jet that crashed near Ilgwesi Conservancy on the Laikipia-Isiolo border on February 8, 2018. PHOTO | COURTESY 

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A Kenya Air Force jet on Thursday crashed near Ilgwesi Conservancy on the Laikipia-Isiolo border.

A source, who asked for anonymity, said the pilot, who was the only one in the jet, survived after ejecting from the jet using a parachute.

The pilot landed safely.

"We rushed to the scene and found the ill-fated jet burning, we couldn't do anything," the source said.