Azerbaijan: fragments of crashed MiG-29 aircraft recovered

  09 August 2019    Read: 1928
Azerbaijan: fragments of crashed MiG-29 aircraft recovered

Azerbaijani Air Force’s MiG-29 aircraft that crashed into the Caspian Sea during a training flight on July 24 was spotted on August 8, the country’s Defense Ministry told

As a result of the urgent measures taken by representatives of relevant government agencies and services with the participation of Turkish experts, some of the fragments of the crashed aircraft were found and recovered from the sea.  

Currently, necessary work is underway to recover the main part of the aircraft.

A MIG-29 plane of the Azerbaijani Air Force crashed during a training and fell into the Caspian Sea on July 24. The connection with the MIG-29 plane was suddenly lost, and it disappeared from the radars. The Military Prosecutor's Office filed a criminal case. An investigative team consisting of experienced and professional employees of the Military Prosecutor’s Office was set up to investigate the causes of the crash. 



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