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Russian warplane crashes in Mediterranean, pilot safe -agencies
December 5, 2016 / 10:41 AM / a year ago

Russian warplane crashes in Mediterranean, pilot safe -agencies

MOSCOW, Dec 5 (Reuters) - A Russian Su-33 warplane crashed while landing on the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier in the Mediterranean, Russian news agencies reported on Monday citing a statement from the Russian defence ministry.

The pilot ejected from the plane and is safe, the defence ministry was quoted as saying. (Reporting by Maria Kiselyova; writing by Maria Tsvetkova)

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