The Turkish authorities have detained shot down a Russian su-24 pilots

Russian military-the transport plane with the body of Russian pilot of su-24 Oleg Peshkov at Esenboga airport in Ankara before flying to Russia. 30, 2015

On 16 July the mayor of Ankara Melih Gescheh the TV channel CNN Turk reported that the pilot of the fighter shot down the Russian bomber was involved in the attempted coup in Turkey at the end of last week. Gescheh claimed that members of the coup were responsible for the deterioration of relations with Russia.

24 Nov 2015 Turkish fighter jet shot down a Russian su-24 that participated in the antiterrorist operation in Syria. The incident killed the pilot Oleg Peshkov, who had katapuljtirovalisj, but was shot from the ground.