Incident Sukhoi Su-25M1K 49 Blue, 26 Feb 2022
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 278270
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SU25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sukhoi Su-25M1K
Owner/operator:Ukrainian Air Force
Registration: 49 Blue
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kherson Oblast -   Ukraine
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
On 26 or 27 February 2022, the Ukrainian Air Force Sukhoi Su-25M1K, code 49 blue, from the 299th Tactical Aviation Brigade, was shot down in Kherson Oblast. The pilot, starshyy leytenant Andrey Maksimov, ejected safely and was taken prisoner.

On May 29, 2022, video footage was posted on social media showing the wreck of a Ukraine Air Force Su-25 that had crashed in a field in the Kherson region.
It has not been confirmed that this footage was indeed the Feb. 26 loss.




Revision history:

19-May-2022 15:26 Drone Insider Added
03-Jun-2022 06:22 Anon Updated [Registration, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
03-Jun-2022 19:18 Drone Insider Updated [Source, Embed code]
14-Oct-2022 06:04 Drone Insider Updated [Embed code]
16-Mar-2023 20:44 AlxSrgv Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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