A Ukrainian light aircraft has crashed near the border with Russia’s Bryansk. Russia’s Central Security Agency FSB Border Guard reported this information.
The pilot of the crashed plane survived, but was arrested. Russian border guards could not confirm whether it was a military or civilian plane. News from Moscow Times.
The pilot of the crashed plane was wearing a military uniform and a baseball cap. It is not yet clear how the plane crashed.
The plane crashed in the Russian village of Butovsk, 30 kilometers from the border with Ukraine. The pilot tried to escape from the crashed plane and return to Ukraine, but was caught by border guards.
Earlier, Ukraine carried out drone attacks in this area of Russia. One person was injured.