A light airplane crashed in the Ternopil region. State Emergency Service reports.
‘An information was received on the crash of a light plane with subsequent burning, near Panivtsi village in Borshchiv District. As a result of the crash, the pilot deceased,’ reads the message.
The State Emergency Service added that the circumstances of the crash are being established. One equipment unit and five people were involved to eliminate the consequences.
Reportedly, the U.S. Forces in Japan lost a fighter aircraft. F-15 crashed near the coast of Okinawa.
The pilot survived, as he bailed out before the crash. The rescue team found him; however, no information is revealed regarding his health conditions.
Recently, the relatives of the victims of the MH17 tragedy in Donbas conducted an action neat Russian Embassy in the Hague. “Red roses were placed on 298 white chairs in memory of the mainly Dutch passengers and crew of flight MH17. The chairs, placed on a lawn near the embassy, represent 196 Dutch citizens and the others who perished on 17 July 2014.