YEMEN Press Agency

U.S. F-18 Fighter crashes into sea off Japan

SANAA, Nov. 12 (YPA) – A U.S. F-18 Fighter crashed into the sea off Japan on Monday, Japanese officials said.

The crash took place in the southern island of Okinawa,  the NHK Channel reported.

Both pilots were rescued, the channel added.

According to officials, the fighter jet crashed due to engine trouble.

The fighter jet which had crashed into the sea, belonging to the US Air Force e US Air Forces in Japan.