There is evidence of the place of service of the deceased in Syria the pilot of the su-25
The dead in Syria, the su-25 pilot, he served in the far East. This is stated on the website of the administration of Primorye on Monday, February 5.
“Roman Filipov — military officer, whose military service and the fate is firmly connected with Vladivostok and Primorye. It was one of the aces of domestic assault aircraft, decent, brave people” — given in the message words of the acting head of the region Andrey Tarasenko.
Primorye, according to Tarasenko, will be remembered heroically deceased countryman. “These people at all times keeps our country. This is a huge loss not only for relatives of the Novel Filipova, but for all of us,” he added.
The su-25 was shot down in the Syrian province of Idlib on Saturday, February 3. The pilot ejected, clashed with the militants after landing and died. The responsibility for the downed aircraft undertook terrorist group “Jaish al-Nasr”.
Su-25 was shot down by a portable anti-aircraft missile system (MANPADS). The terrorists he, according to Senator Igor Morozov could get from a warehouse in Vinnitsa region of Ukraine.