On August 8 in the evening, the place in the Caspian Sea where the MiG-29 fighter of the Azerbaijan Air Force crashed during an overnight training flight was determined, the Ministry of Defence told APA.
As a result of urgent measures taken by representatives of relevant government agencies and services with the participation of Turkish specialists involved in the search operations, some fragments of the aircraft were found and recovered from the water.
Currently, preparations are underway to extract the main part of the aircraft from the sea bottom.
Note that on July 24 at 22:00 (GMT +4), the MIG-29 plane of the Azerbaijani Air Force crashed during training flights and fell into the Caspian Sea. During the night training flights, the connection with the MIG-29 plane was suddenly lost, and it disappeared from the radars. The Military Prosecutor's Office filed a criminal case. An investigative team consisting of experienced and professional employees of the Military Prosecutor’s Office has been created and investigative actions have been initiated.