Russia Is Having a HELLUVA Time Keeping Their Aircraft in the Skies, ANOTHER Bomber Crashed during Wargames

Posted by moku 2019 years ago in War
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From OP: A long-range supersonic missile-carrying bomber Tu-22M3 crashed at the Shaikovka airbase. The bomber was involved in the Russian-Belarusian war games West-2017.According to official information in the Russian military, one of the landing gear legs broke, and the plane rolled out of the runway.

As a result of the incident the hull of the aircraft was seriously damaged, and the aircraft is beyond recovery. The crew of the Tu-22M3 was not injured.

A video taken from another aircraft appeared on the internet, showing that the Tu-22M3 lies in the field a few hundred meters from the runway.

It is possible that the bomber failed to land successfully, which is why it flew off the runway.

Russia and Belarus have launched a joint military exercise West-2017, which will last until September 2

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