When planting on heavy aircraft carrying cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov” dropped the su-33. This was stated in the defense Ministry, reports “RIA Novosti”.
Su-33 carrying out a combat mission in Syria, and during landing skidded off the deck, said the Agency. The pilot ejected, to its health threatens nothing.
This is the second plane from the cruiser, which fell during the operation, “Admiral Kuznetsov” in Syria. In mid-November, the Fox News channel reported that the Russian fighter MiG-29 crashed shortly after takeoff. Later, the defense Ministry confirmed the crash of the aircraft. The pilot ejected.