note that Western mainstream media are specifically running the story
as “Pilot, who was accused by Russia…” The allegations came
came from his colleague, who then was forced to leave Ukraine for
reported by Ukrainian media, Voloshin shot himself from a Makarov
pistol. Doctors tried to save the pilot, but he died in hospital.
to the relatives of the deceased, in recent days Voloshin was in a
depressed state, spoke about troubles at work and expressed
disturbing thoughts. A criminal case was instituted in accordance
with Part 1 of Art. 115 Criminal Code “Intentional homicide” –
this article was chosen because of the peculiarities of the
January 2018, Voloshin has headed the Mykolaiv International Airport.
The previous director was detained while trying to bribe a governor,
but the Ukrainian media repeatedly reported that he refused to sign
illegal documentation. Voloshin signed these papers immediately after
his appointment to the post of acting director.
days after the MH17 disaster, Voloshin was awarded the Order of
Courage of the Ukrainian air force. According to the testimony of
Evgeny Agapov, who escaped to Russia, the Boeing 777 aircraft was
allegedly shot down by an Su-25 of the Ukrainian Air Force, piloted
by the aforementioned pilot: “A combat mission was carried out from
an airfield in the city of Dnipropetrovsk.” According to his
testimony, he personally saw how Voloshin’s aircraft was equipped
with air-to-air missiles of the R-60 type before departure, which the
Su-25 is not normally equipped with.