Russian Defense Ministry briefing on the downing of the IL-20 off the Syrian coast

The Ministry of Defense of Russian Federation, during a special briefing, provided detailed information about all the circumstances of the crash of the IL-20 aircraft of the Russian Air Force off the coast of Syria that occurred on the evening of September 17th, 2018.

The official representative of the Russian military department, Major-General Igor Konashenkov, presented the per-minute chronology of the tragic event, compiled on objective radar data, including a system for displaying information about the air situation