Accident 3X Sukhoi Su-34 ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 349017
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Date:Friday 22 December 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
3X Sukhoi Su-34
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Kherson Oblast (Chaplynka Raion and Kalanchak Raion) -   Ukraine
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
On 22 December 2023, three Russian Air Force Sukhoi Su-34 fighter-bombers were shot down by Ukrainian forces in Kherson Oblast (reportedly in Chaplynka Raion and Kalanchak Raion). Apparently, a Patriot SAM system was used. At least three crew members, including kapitan Vyacheslav Kisilev of the 559th Bomber Aviation Regiment and starshiy leytenant Stepan Zhirnov of the 277th Bomber Aviation Regiment, were killed, and at least two survived.



Revision history:

22-Dec-2023 15:26 Dolly564 Added
23-Dec-2023 20:02 Drone Insider Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
24-Dec-2023 08:09 AlxSrgv Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
26-Jan-2024 07:07 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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