Incident Sukhoi Su-35S , Sunday 31 December 2017
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Date:Sunday 31 December 2017
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sukhoi Su-35S
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Latakia-Khmeimim Air Base -   Syria
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two Sukhoi Su-35S military planes were destroyed by ISIS during a shelling attack on the airbase. This however was denied by Russian authorities.
Three pictures on social media show damaged planes.
In various media it was stated that also four Su-24 bomber planes and an An-72 cargo plane were destroyed.


Revision history:

04-Jan-2018 07:05 Václav Kudela Added
04-Jan-2018 08:03 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Nature, Source, Narrative]
04-Jan-2018 08:03 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Nature, Source, Narrative]
04-Jan-2018 10:22 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
05-Jan-2018 08:52 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
26-Jan-2018 16:08 Anon. Updated [Damage]

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