Fighter jet speeds out of airstrip at Araxos, suffers minor damages

A two-seater fighter jet F-16 Block52+ suffered minor damages at the 116 Combat Wing at Araxos on Wednesday when it sped out of the airstrip after landing due to the slippery ground and got one of its wheels stuck in mud.

The incident took place while it was raining and airport crews are trying to remove the wheel from the mud. A committee of specialists is investigating the causes of the accident. The pilots are well in their health.