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Watch: Russiα Hit Ukrαiniαn SAM, Ukrαine Downed A Russiαn Aircraft

KYIV, continues to monitor military action in Ukrαine after the invasion of the Russiαn armed forces on February 24 this year. The information flow on both sides of the wαr is highly propagandistic and it is difficult to sift through reliable information.

The General Staff of the Russiαn Army published a video sʜᴏᴛ by a drone of a Russiαn bσmb [dropped from a fighter plane] hit the Ukrαiniαn Buk SAM system in the area of ​​the village of Olkhovka in the east of Kharkiv. According to Ukrαiniαn and Russiαn sources, this is a self-propelled, medium-range surface-to-air missile [SAM] Buk system [NATO reporting name SA-6 Gainful]. Ukrαine has soviet copies of M1 variants, designed by Artem Luch Arsenal [Kyiv] KBs and built-in KhAZ [Kharkiv] and Yuzhmash [Dnepr] plants, planned Dnipro SAM system [between Buk and S300P type].

At the same time, a new Russiαn fighter jet [there is no information whether the aircraft is a MiG type or Su type] has been sʜᴏᴛ down by the available anti-aircraft missile systems of the Ukrαiniαn armed forces. It is not known when exactly he was sʜᴏᴛ down, but the video was confirmed and published in the last 12 hours by the General Staff of the Ukrαiniαn Army.

 

“Another Russiαn aircraft “decorates” Ukrαiniαn fields. The air defense forces, the Air Force Command, and the Land Forces continue to sʜᴏᴏᴛ down enemy equipment, although, according to various Russiαn propagandists, Ukrαine’s air defenses have long been destroyed,” the statement of the Ukrαiniαn Army said.