Both of the dead pilot of the plane “su-25UB” he served in Constantinople in 368-m aviation regiment.
Information reported by journalists resource “Interfax” citing a source in the Russian defense Ministry.
It is known that one of the dead was a captain. He was born in Gorki (Belarus). The second was a major and was born in Taganrog.
Yesterday, September 3, during the training and test flight crashed the plane “su-25UB”. He was without ammunition, and on Board were only two pilots. Eyewitnesses reported that those managed to eject. However, the pilots that day to communicate and failed.
Today, September 4, during the examination of the wreckage the team found their bodies in the cabin of the transport.
The tragedy occurred in 35 km from the airport in Budennovsk. Pilots made elements of aerobatics, and the plane crashed into the ground almost vertically.