Belarusian military jet crashes, killing 2

<p>KYIV, Ukraine &mdash; A Belarusian military jet crashed Wednesday, killing both pilots, the military said.</p>
<p>Belarus’ Defense Ministry said the Russian-built Yak-130 trainer jet crashed near the western city of Baranovichi on a training flight.</p>
<p>It said the plane had an unspecified technical problem and the crew tried to take it away from residential areas before ejecting. They eventually bailed out but died.</p>
<p>The ministry said there were no casualties or damage on the ground. A military panel headed to the area to conduct a probe.</p>
<p>The Yak-130 is a twin-engine, two-seat combat trainer and light ground attack aircraft. It’s in service in Russia, Belarus and several other nations.</p>