The crash of a Tu-95 strategic bomber got on camera


“The Amur News Service” got a video of a Tu-95 strategic bomber crash that took place on June 8, 2015 about 5.00 pm (MSK).

Plane crash happened during a routine training flight at the airfield Ukrainka (“Ukrainian” – RRT) in Amur region: while taking off the Tu-95 skidded off the runway. One crew member died at the scene, the second one died of burns after two months. As reported, the video was taken by an unknown operator. The footage shows how during the take-off a bright flash shines, an explosion follows, and the aircraft turns over.

Source: Gazeta.Ru