The names of those killed in a helicopter crash in the Crimea

Стали известны имена погибших при крушении вертолета в Крыму

The head of the film company “Soyuz Marins Grupp” Alexander Kulikov and his assistant died in a helicopter crash in the city district of Alushta in Crimea, they went to shoot the new video for the song, told RIA Novosti press-service of the company.

Helicopter Robinson 44 fell on Monday in the city district of Alushta, killing three people. The bodies of two passengers found at the crash site. The body of the pilot was found a kilometer away from the crash site.

“November 28, 2016 in a tragic incident killed the head of the film company “Soyuz Marins Grupp” Alexander Kulikov. He went on a rented helicopter to the site of the filming of the video for his new song “homeland”. Killed him and his assistant Suslov M. S. and the pilot. The cause of the helicopter crash is currently unknown,” — said the press service of the company, adding that the date and place of mourning will be known additionally.

Alexander Kulikov founded the group of companies “Soyuz Marins Grupp” in 1995. The film company “Soyuz Marins Grupp” was involved in creating film and television projects, including “Marines”, “to be or not to be”, “Shoes”, “Viy 3D”. Kulikov was also involved in music and recorded a solo album of Patriotic songs “My friends”, “All”, “All over again”, “love”. For many years of fruitful activity in December 2014, Kulikov was awarded the honorary title “Honored worker of culture of the Russian Federation”. Alexander Kulikov was a member of the Union of cinematographers of the Russian Federation, an honorary member of the club of generals of the Russian Federation.