3 May around 9: 45 Moscow time while climbing after taking off from the Khmeimm airfield over the Mediterranean Sea crashed Russian fighter Su-30CM- the report says.
Both pilots who fought for the plane until the last minutes, according to the report from the scene, died- reported in the military
According to preliminary data, the fire on the plane did not open - a bird could get into the engine of the car.
The last major disaster of the Russian aircraft in Syria occurred in March. Then, when landing on the airfield Khmeymim crashed transport An-26. Onboard were 33 passengers and six crew members, they all died, according to RIA News