The woman cadet on board, who was undergoing fighter training ejected safely, Indian Air Force sources said.
They said the aircraft was on a routine training mission and crashed in Siddipet 50 km away from Hakimpet air force station.
The trainee cadet named Rashi survived with minor injuries and rushed to a nearby hospital by locals.
The IAF has ordered a Court of Inquiry to investigate the cause of the crash of a Kiran trainer aircraft.
A Kiran trainer aircraft crashes in Telangana's Siddipet. Woman cadet on board, who was undergoing fighter training, had ejected in time. pic.twitter.com/HbQ5KEUKDt— ANI (@ANI) November 24, 2017