Siyamend Kaçmaz / Moscow, Nov 25 () - Russian Ministry of Defense has released trace analyses linked the Russian jet’s crash in Syria, downed by Turkey.
Russian Defense Ministry, has released its radar analysis and a statement read by Lt.Gen. Sergei Rudskoy, Chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces:
“Objective monitoring data confirmed that the Turkish warplane did not make any attempt to establish communication or visual contact with the Russian bomber. The missile hit the SU-24M aircraft over the territory of Syria. The bomber’s crash place is on the territory of Syria four kilometers away from the border. The SU-24M crew managed to eject. According to the preliminary data, [gun] fire from the ground killed one of the pilots.”