Military training aircraft Hawk (Source: malaysiandefence.com)

Hanoi (VNA) – The Malaysian Air Force on June 15 announced that two pilots of the missing military aircraft Hawk 108 have died after falling into a swamp in a forest.

Earlier, the Malaysian Air Force said it lost contact with the training aircraft 30 minutes after it took off from an air base in Kuantan at 11 am (local time).

The aircraft, which was created by the BAE Systems of the UK, could also be used as a warplane.-VNA