State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi sent her condolences to Daw Myat Myat Thit, the wife of Maj. Arkar Win, an F-7 fighter jet pilot yesterday who died on Tuesday when his plane crashed in Toungoo.
The following is the full text of the condolence message.
Republic of the Union of Myanmar
Office of the State Counsellor
Date: 4 April, 2018
Daw Myat Myat Thit,
Wife of Major Arkar Win
Subject: Offering sincere condolences to your bereaved family
1. F-7 fighter pilot Major Arkar Win of the Toungoo Airbase sacrificed his life on Tuesday when his fighter plane crashed due to technical failure, though he controlled his fighter up to the last minute without consideration for his own safety on 3 April, 2018.
2. I extend my most sincere condolences to Daw Myat Myat Thit and her bereaved family for the loss.
Aung San Suu Kyi