Air Power / Asia / Exclusive / Latest News / Middle East / RussiaRussian Su-35 fighter plunges into the sea. August 1, 2021August 1, 2021 - by deangelokaminski - Leave a Comment Share A Sukhoi Su-35S fighter jet crashed into the Sea of Okhotsk in the Russian Far East after an engine failure. The crash happened on July 31 during a routine training flight in the Khabarovsk region. The Russian Eastern Military District Command said the Su-35S suffered an engine failure. “The pilot ejected successfully and was later found by the rescue team. There is currently no health threat to the pilot,” the statement said. According to preliminary data, after the pilot ejected safely, the plane lost control and continued to move and crashed at an unknown location in the Sea of Okhotsk. The military has opened an investigation into the incident. The Su-35S is one of the most modern fighter aircraft used by the Russian Air Force. This aircraft is an upgraded version of the Su-27 – the iconic fighter for decades, the mainstay of the frontline air force in Russia and several other countries. Related Posts What role is the Mi-28 Gunship playing in the Russia-Ukraine War? August 9, 2022 What are the features of the Ka-52 helicopter used in Russia-Ukraine conflict? August 9, 2022 HAL will conduct first flight of unmanned RUAV200 by mid 2023, 60 units will be produced in the first batch August 9, 2022 Post navigation Previous Article Asia is entering a dangerous rocket race!Next Article JeM terrorist and Pulwama attack conspirator killed in encounter in J&K. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.