Russian Helicopter Crashes in Syria’s Homs. 2 Pilots Die

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Russian Helicopter Crashes in Syria's Homs. 2 Pilots Die

MI 28 «Havoc»

Russian Aerospace Forces’ Mi-28N Havoc helicopter crashed near the city of Homs in Syria. Both pilots are dead.

The crash occurred at 22:29 GMT on Monday, the Russian Defense Ministry’s press service reported Tuesday.

“Two crewmembers were killed. The bodies of the dead pilots were removed [from the crash site] during search and rescue operations and are currently at the Hmeymim Airbase.” report reads.

According to the ministry, the helicopter was not shot down. The reasons behind the crash aren’t determined yet. A task force has been sent to the area of the incident to investigate them.

The Mi-28N Night Hunter is designed for round-the-clock combat operations. It can find and destroy the enemy’s vehicles and manpower.

Russia Defense Report: Russian Aerospace Forces in Syria and Beyond

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  • Romulus II

    RIP!

  • 2 more good Christians dead fighting against the Jews-ISIS Sunni army.
    When will Israel be checked hard and punched in the face to teach them a lesson in respect.
    These Zionist already got away with the genocide of 45-million indigenous Russian and European tribal peoples during the Holodomor of 1919-1934. https://holodomorinfo.com/