Ukrainian Sukhoi-25 attack aircraft crashed during a training flight near Zaporizhia.
The crash occurred early Wednesday morning killing the pilot, Ukrainian Defense Ministry was quoted as saying by Tass.
"A Sukhoi-25 of the Ukrainian Air Force crashed during a training flight at about 10:00 local time," the statement said.
The incident occurred 40 Kms north of the city of Zaporizhia. None of the local residents was hurt. An investigation is in progress.