The relevant statement was made by the Command Center of the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Facebook, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
“Over the past day, 10 air targets and two columns of enemy vehicles have been hit,” the report states.
During this period, bombarder and attack aircrafts of the Air Forces, with the fire support of the helicopters of the Ground Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, dealt a devastating blow to two large columns of Russian military vehicles. According to the preliminary data, it was a whole regiment of airborne troops with tanks, infantry fighting vehicles, Grad systems, etc.
According to the data from the anti-aircraft missile forces, four air targets were hit, namely Russia’s three Su-25 aircrafts and Su-34 aircraft, which was unable to reach an airfield and crashed in Russia afterwards.
According to the data from the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, they hit at least four air targets, mainly Su-25 aircrafts.
“There is also good information from the Ground Forces, confirmed by photo materials, which downed two Su-25 assault aircrafts of the Russian occupation troops in different directions, including one of them – with American Stinger,” the command center noted.
In addition, the Bayraktar TB2 unmanned combat aerial vehicles destroyed a Buk M-1 missile system and other targets.
A reminder that, on February 24, 2022, Russian President Vladimir Putin initiated a full-scale invasion of Ukraine, starting a war. Russian troops are shelling and destroying the key infrastructure facilities, launching missile strikes on residential houses in Ukraine.