Flying officer Mariam Mukhtar was killed in the F-7 plane crash near Kundian, Mianwali, Waqt News reported. She was on a routine flight with squadron leader Saqib Abbasi, according to reports.

According to spokesperson of Pakistan Air Force (PAF) she had got injured in the incident but could not fight the injuries. "She is first female pilot to be martyred", the spokesperson added.

”Squarden Leader Saqib Abbasi has got minor injuries in the incident,” the spokesperson told the media.