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2 pilots killed in Russian military helicopter crashes

Atta Ur Rehman KhanWeb Editor & Columnist

13th Dec, 2019. 08:56 pm
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Russian military helicopter

Russia’s military helicopter Mi-28 crashed during a training flight, 2 pilots were killed as a result of the accident.

According to the defense ministry spokesperson says, Mi-28 military helicopter crashed in southern Russia which killed 2 pilots.

The spokesman clarified that MI 28 crashed near Korenovsk (town in Russia) airfield in the Krasnodar area on Tuesday night. The pilots had begun their scheduled training flight despite the inclement weather.

The spokesperson added that no ammunition and rockets were installed in the destroyed helicopter.

Two pilots died in the crash of a Mi-28 helicopter in the Kuban – Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

A Russian Space Force Commission has been sent to the scene to investigate the crash and its causes.

Mi-28 is a Soviet and Russian fighter helicopter designed to detect and destroy enemy tanks and armored vehicles, as well as air targets.

Remember that the helicopter is designed to work day and night in all weather conditions.

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