To answer your question. Yes and No. The 2nd link has the related news as per how it could have been brought down which is about the types of weapons and the tactics used by the rebels. Its a discussion forum so you can discuss further if you believe what you read or see the video clip.
Originally posted by SteveR
Why post this? To gawk at death?
Seriously, an explosion gets its own ATS thread?
Or is it that you side with the Islamic extremists?
RIP Pilot.edit on 2012/10/17 by SteveR because: (no reason given)
IMO, by next year he will be outsted. Everyone pretty much is sitting tight in the region waiting for the US elections believe it or not.
Originally posted by detachedindividual
One down, plenty more to go.
If only they had such skill when targeting Assad's planes.
I read about it and thought about it too but then again...one can hear the firings in the background too in the clip.
Originally posted by Zaphod58
I wonder if that's the one that collided with the Airbus, and the rebels claimed to have shot down.
Or point the finger to the West and continue to milk the situation
Originally posted by SLAYER69
reply to post by hp1229
I guess Russia owes them an apology and a refund on the repair and refurbishing job they were contracted to do.