Accident Sukhoi Su-25 , Saturday 7 January 1989
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Date:Saturday 7 January 1989
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sukhoi Su-25
Owner/operator:378 OShAP Soviet Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:35 km west from Kabul -   Afghanistan
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Bagram Air Base (OAIX)
Destination airport:Bagram Air Base (OAIX)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Su-25 of 378 OShAP was shot down by Stinger missile 35 km west from Kabul. St/Lt Boris Vasilyevich Gordienko was killed.


Revision history:

02-Jul-2014 15:41 AE Added
19-Apr-2017 08:32 JF Updated [Operator, Location]
19-Apr-2017 16:14 JF Updated [Source]
30-Jun-2021 11:55 JF Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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