Putin posthumously awarded the title Hero of Russia pilot Rybnikov

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in Photobacterium MiG-29. Archival photoPutin posthumously awarded the title Hero of Russia pilot Rybnikov© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin posthumously awarded the title Hero of Russia test pilot Corporation «MiG» Sergey Rybnikov, who in 2014 their lives took tolerate crash fighter from residential buildings in the suburbs. The corresponding decree published Monday on the portal of legal information.

«To assign the title of Hero of the Russian Federation Rybnikov Sergei Viktorovich – test pilot flight test detachment joint stock company «Russian aircraft Corporation «MiG», Moscow (posthumously)», — the document says.

According to open sources, 4 Dec 2014 Rybnikov with a partner carried out a test flight of the MiG-29KUB in the suburbs. The car was wrecked. The plane crashed a few metres from the school and neighboring houses, one on the ground was injured. Thanks to the courage and professionalism of the pilot, the fighter was able to «stack» between the school yard and the neighboring house without damaging buildings.

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