RMAF’s Hawk 108 fighter jet feared missing

 |Jun 15, 2017
File photo of a Hawk MK108 fighter jet. – Pic credit www.cavok-aviation-photos.net/RMAF.html.

A Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) Hawk 108 fighter jet is feared missing while flying over northern Kuantan, near the Terengganu and Pahang border.

In a statement, RMAF confirmed that the aircraft departed the Kuantan Air Base at 11am this morning and lost contact half an hour later.

“RMAF has activated a search and rescue operation,” it said in the statement.