Social media users reacted to the plane crash in Syria
During the crash of the Russian fighter jet over the Mediterranean in Syria, which occurred Thursday morning, killing both pilots were killed. One of them is major albert Davidian. The Russian defense Ministry in its press release reported that the plane crashed on Thursday morning after takeoff from the airfield Hamim. “According to preliminary data the engine of the plane had hit a bird. Both pilots fought to the last for the car and killed”. These words of the Ministry, quickly provoked sharp comments on social networks.
Some users questioned the behavior of pilots. However, the greatest number of questions were raised about the cause of the crash. Some have even suggested “the Ukrainian origin of birds”.
We will remind, the fighter crash happened on Thursday around 09:45 local time over the Mediterranean sea. The plane gained altitude after takeoff from the Russian air base “Hamim”.
We will remind, it not the first Russian plane that crashed in Syria. So in March 2018 while landing on the basis Hamim crashed freighter, killing 32 people. Among the dead were high-ranking Russian officers and generals.