A US fighter plane crashed in the North Sea off the coast of northeast England on Monday with the fate of the pilot and the cause of the crash unknown, the Sun newspaper reported, citing a US Air Force statement.
The statement said at the time of the accident the aircraft was on a routine training mission with one pilot on board.
Reuters could not immediately confirm the details.
3 KC-135s are circling the area of the North Sea around the location of where the F-15 crashed. pic.twitter.com/u5BZEJ4hpi— Intel Air & Sea (@air_intel) June 15, 2020