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Su-25 Jet crashes in Russia's Stavropol region

Christian Fernsby |
The Sukhoi-25UB fighter-bomber has crashed in the Stavropol Region, the Russian Defense Ministry reported.

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Topics: RUSSIA    CRASH   

"On September 3, a Sukhoi-25UB fighter-bomber crashed during a routine training flight. The rescue service is searching for the two missing pilots. The plane carried no ammunition. It crashed in an unpopulated area causing no destruction on the ground," TASS cited the ministry as saying.

According to reports, the plane lost contact with its base prior to the accident; however, both pilots managed to eject themselves from the aircraft.

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