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10.10.2017

Su-24 crashed when taking off at the airbase of Khmeimim, the crew was killed

The Russian front-line bomber Su-24 suffered an accident on Tuesday from takeoff from the airfield of Khmeimim in Syria, the crew was killed, according to the Department of Information and Mass Communications of the Ministry of Defense of Russia.

"10 October, when the acceleration to take off from the airfield Khmeimim (Syria) for the performance of the combat mission rolled out of the runway and destroyed the Su-24. The crew of the plane did not have time to catapult and was lost, "RIA Novosti reports to the Defense Ministry.

The plane rolled out beyond the runway and collapsed. There is no destruction on earth. From the scene reported that the cause of the accident could be a technical malfunction of the machine.

Recall earlier reported that the Russian military helicopter Mi-28 made an emergency landing in Syria, no fire impact, the cause was a malfunction; no harm done.

A source: LOOK

Author: Dmitry Zubarev

Tags: Syria, Incidents, VCS, Aircraft, Russia, Middle East, Victims

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