Accident Sukhoi Su-25 ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 277529
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Date:Friday 15 April 2022
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sukhoi Su-25
Owner/operator:Ukrainian Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Izyum, Izyum Raion, Kharkiv Oblast -   Ukraine
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
On 15 April 2022, a Ukrainian Air Force Su-25 attack aircraft of the 299th Tactical Aviation Brigade was shot down south of the town of Izyum, Izyum Raion, Kharkov Oblast. The pilot, Kapitan Yehor Vasylovych Seredjuk was killed.

The Russian Ministry of Defence took responsibility for the downing on the next day. In a statement to Russian State News Agency TASS, Defence Ministry Spokesman Major-General Igor Konashenkov stated that "Russian air defence systems shot down a Ukrainian Su-25 ground attack aircraft 15km south of Izyum."

Later, thermal footage of the shootdown was released by Russian online newspaper Mash.



Revision history:

19-Apr-2022 19:15 Bob Nash Added
19-Apr-2022 19:16 Anon Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
20-Apr-2022 06:47 Bob Nash Updated [Date]
20-Apr-2022 15:46 Smiling Buddha Updated [Embed code]
03-May-2022 19:52 Drone Insider Updated [Date, Embed code]
10-Sep-2022 08:21 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
09-Mar-2024 11:08 Anon. Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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