Head of the ATO press center Vladyslav Selezniov said this to Ukrainian Pravda.
"Our fighter jet shot down over Yenakieve about half an hour ago. It was probably hit by surface to air anti-aircraft missile launched from Buk," he said.
"The pilot tried to take the plane away from populated areas," the head of the ATO media center said.
According to Selezniov, the pilot is alive. The search and rescue operation is conducted.