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 Su-25 plane crashes near Zaporizhia, killing pilot, - Defense Ministry

The Ukraine Air Forces plane Su-25 crashed during its scheduled training flight near Zaporizhia on Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 10 a.m.

The tragedy occurred 40 km north to Zaporizhia. This is reported by Censor.NET citing the Defense Ministry press service.

According to the message, a pilot born in 1992 was killed, no civilian casualties suffered.

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The Ministry of Defense also informed that a search and rescue team is operating onsite. The reasons and circumstances of the accident are being investigated.
 
 
 
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