Accident Sukhoi Su-25 ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 278328
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Date:Sunday 22 May 2022
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sukhoi Su-25
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Pylypchatyne, Bakhmut Raion, Donetsk Oblast -   Ukraine
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
On 22 May 2022, a Russian Air Force Sukhoi Su-25 was shot down by Ukrainian forces and crashed near Pylypchatyne, Bakhmut Raion, Donetsk Oblast. The pilot, retired RuAF general-mayor, Kanamat Botashov was killed. Reportedly he was working for the Wagner PMC.



Revision history:

23-May-2022 05:58 gerard57 Added
13-Jul-2023 14:41 AlxSrgv Updated

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