Pavlenko Oleg Anatoliyovich was the electronic equipment maintenance technician, engineering-aviation service of the Aviation Squadron 25-Guards military transport aviation brigade of the Air Force of Ukraine, Lieutenant.
He was born in June 28, 1971 in Potsdam (Germany). In 1988 he graduated the high school.
Since 1988, he had in the Armed Forces of the Soviet Union. In 1991 he graduated Kaliningrad Military Aviation Technical School. In the Armed Forces of the Soviet Union and the Armed Forces of Ukraine Lt. Pavlenko had military service in various positions. Since October 2013 he had military service as service of the equipment electronic equipment engineering and aviation services Aviation Squadron 25-Guards military transport aviation brigade of the Air Force of Ukraine (military unit A3840, Melitopol, Zaporizhya region).
In the spring of 2014 he took part in anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine.
In June 14, 2014 around 1:00 am, military transport aircraft IL-76 MD Air Forces of Ukraine, during the approach to the airfield Lugansk city, was hit by terrorists of portable anti-aircraft missile system. The plane had 40 soldiers of the 25 th separate Dnepropetrovsk Airborne Brigade and 9 crew members, including Lt. Pavlenko. As a result of the disaster, the entire personnel of troops and aircrew were killed.
In July 25, 2014 he was buried in the new cemetery in Melitopol.
In June 12, 2015 in Melitopol on the territory of the military unit A3840 there was opened the memorial of the crew Il-76 MD, including the name of lieutenant Pavlenko.
He was awarded the Order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky III degree (20.6.2014, posthumously).
The wife and the daughter remain.