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02.12.2015 (15:09) Hero of Russia Lt. Colonel Oleg Peshkov was laid to rest in Lipetsk During the memorial service, the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian aerospace Forces Colonel General Victor Bandarev stated that the Russian pilot has been killed by the shot in the back of the Turkish Air Force and Turkish leadership.
01.12.2015 (18:07) Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Aerospace Forces handed over the Gold Star medal of the pilot killed in Syria to the spouse Upon the request of the relatives of the Hero, the officer will be buried in the city of Lipetsk on December 2.
30.11.2015 (20:27) Upon the initiative of the American party a telephone talk between Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the U.S. Armed Forces Joseph Dunford took place Issues concerning the activities of Russia and the anti-ISIL coalition led by the USA in Syria were discussed.
30.11.2015 (18:46) Aircraft of military transport aviation of the Russian Defence Ministry delivered the body of the Hero of the Russia, Commander of the Su-24M Lieutenant Colonel Oleg Peshkov from Ankara to the Chkalovsky airfield Russian Minister of Defence General of the Army Sergei Shoigu and Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Aerospace Forces Colonel General Viktor Bondarev met the military aircraft with the body of the killed pilot Lieutenant Colonel Oleg Peshkov at the Chkalovsky airfield.
27.11.2015 (17:15) Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Aerospace Forces presents facts of the attack on the Russian Su-24M aircraft carried out by the Turkish F-16 fighter in the sky over Syria on November 24 As it was carrying out an airstrike at the target located 5.5 km to the south of the Turkish border, at 10:24 the crew led by Lieutenant Colonel Peshkov O.A. launched bombs at the target and was then downed by an "air-to-air" missile from an F-16 fighter of the Turkish Air Force, which had performed take-off from the Diyarbakir airfield of the 8th airbase located in the territory Turkey.