Found the body of another pilot crashed su-34. Rescuers found the body of the third pilot of su-34 bombers colliding over the waters of the sea of Japan. About it reports TASS with reference to the Ministry of defence of Russia.
The Department reported that the body of the deceased pilot was found in the area of search and rescue operations and has already been raised on Board the ship.
Earlier rescuers have already found the body of one pilot of the crashed su-34. Another pilot was rescued, his condition is regarded as satisfactory. The search and rescue operation continues. It involves Tu-142, An-12, An-30, mi-8 helicopters, as well as five ships. Also, six more ships and vessels of the Pacific fleet are sent to the search area.
Two su-34 bombers collided during a training flight over the sea of Japan. According to preliminary data, the reason was a pilot error. The defense Ministry said that the crews of the aircraft ejected. The information that one of the planes managed to land was not officially confirmed or refuted.