Russian Su-27 fighter jets to find the wreckage of the missing pilot missing
Data Figure: Russian Su-27 fighter flight Moscow
BEIJING, Jan. 15 (Xinhua correspondent Tian Bing) 15, the Russian Defense Ministry announced that, from the Amur River in the Far East, Komsomolsk found about 20 km Su-27 fighter jets missing debris, the Defense Department and Air Force search and rescue personnel have been rushed to the crash site, step up search and rescue pilot.
Moscow time at 9:27 on the 14th, the Russian Far East Military District Air Force Su-27 fighter in the Khabarovsk Krai routine mission, the radar screen from the ground suddenly disappeared, the plane had a pilots. Russian military immediately dispatched four aircraft involved in search and rescue, including “An 12″ and “An 26″ aircraft, and two m-8 helicopter. Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov arrived the same time command a special committee to the local airport, in direct rescue work.
Russian shore, said the accident pilot, well-trained, and has extensive flying experience. Local time of the accident but the sky was black, with cold weather and deep snow on the ground, to bring some difficulties in search of work. It is reported that Su-27 fighter jets equipped with emergency radio navigation equipment in aircraft accident or incident occur given wave, indicating the coordinates of the accident site location. But somehow, rescuers failed to capture the signal 14.
Russian media had earlier speculated that, before the crash, the pilot be successful ejection parachute to escape. But this message has not been the Russian military comment.
Russian General Prosecutor’s Office Investigation Committee spokesman Malkin said, the military investigation of the Committee Bureau in conjunction with the military on this cause of the accident investigation.