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Body of pilot of Azerbaijan's Air Force crashed plane found

Christian Fernsby |
The body of the pilot of the MiG-29 aircraft of the Azerbaijani Air Force Rashad Atakishiyev, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said.

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Topics: AZERBAIJAN    AIR FORCE    PLANE   

The wreckage of the aircraft crashed during night training flights were found and recovered from the bottom of the sea.

The farewell ceremony will be held on August 21 at 10:00 (GMT+4) in the training center of the Armed Forces. The measures are being taken to organize the funeral of the military pilot.

On July 24 at 22:00 (GMT +4), the MIG-29 plane of the Azerbaijani Air Force crashed during training flights and fell into the Caspian Sea.


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