Two Philippine Air Force (PAF) pilots were killed when their plane crashed off Nasugbu, Batangas on Saturday morning.
Officials identified the fatalities as 1st Lt. Nazer Jana and Capt. John Bayao.
According to Nasugbu Police chief Pablo Aguda, the pilots were part of a team that was to hold an exhibition flight to celebrate Nasugbu’s 70th Liberation Day.
The SF-260 plane crashed 150 meters away from the shoreline of Barangay Bucana at about 9:45 a.m.
PAF spokesperson Col. Rico Canaya said authorities have yet to determine the cause of the plane crash.