The signal Of the ejection Pilots crashed in the Volgograd region of the front-line bomber su-24 through the GLONASS system has not received, said Last news source in law enforcement bodies.
The plane fell seven miles from the runway of the airfield Marinovka ". According to the source, the su-24 crashed immediately after takeoff for weather reconnaissance. In the cabin there were two crew members.
According to the source, the cause of the accident bomber could be the malfunction of equipment or failure of the crew. At the crash site formed a huge crater. Small fragments of the su-24 is scattered across an area of about 4 hectares. Pilots during the search operation to detect failed.
Causes of accidents will be investigated by a special Commission of the Ministry of defence. Flights all the su-24 is stopped at some time during the investigation.
GLONASS has not worked, the signal Of the ejection of the crew members had not received ", - said the head of the Department.
first, the source reported that the fire at the crash site of the su-24 is extinguished. On inaccurate data, the bomber was flown by Lieutenant-Colonel and captain. According to the testimony of local residents, parachutes in the sky after the crash, they did not notice.
Su-24 is a Soviet and Russian front-line bomber with variable sweep wing, designed for the application of missile attacks in simple and adverse weather conditions, as well as among them at low altitudes with the sighting defeat ground and surface targets. Su-24 is one of the most popular modern combat aircraft of the Russian air force.
Su-24 frontline bombers, designed for the application of missile attacks in simple and adverse weather conditions, day and night, and among them at low altitudes with the sighting defeat ground and surface targets. Read more in
November 10, 2012 at run time landing on the airfield "Morozovsk" Rostov region the su-24 was rolled out within the runway by 400 metres and caught fire. The crew ejected.
October 20, 2011 at Shereshevskii district of the Amur region at the airbase "Ukrainka" crashed While landing front-line bomber su-24. At the end of a hard landing broke the front landing gear of the aircraft, and he overturned and caught fire. During the crash the Crew, made from co-pilot and Navigator, died.
On the other accidents with the su-24, See