Two swooping Su-27 fighter jets
Two of the same Sukhoi Su-27 fighter jets that collided at Zhukovsky airfield
Two Russian Su-27 fighter jets have collided during rehearsals for a flying display at a big air show near Moscow.
"The jets collided about 5km (3 miles) from Zhukovsky airfield," RIA news agency quoted a witness as saying.
Two pilots from the elite Russian Knights aerobatic team parachuted to safety, Russian media said.
But the fate of a third pilot is unclear, with unconfirmed reports that he died in the accident, RIA-Novosti and Interfax news agencies said.
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