Also, our defenders knocked out two armored personnel carriers and two armored personnel carriers of the enemy.
Lviv paratroopers shot down a reconnaissance strike Russian helicopter Ka-52 “Alligator” worth $16 million.
About it informed head of the Lviv OVA Maxim Kozitsky.
The target was destroyed by an anti-aircraft gunner of the 80th separate air assault brigade of the Airborne Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine from the Igla portable anti-aircraft missile system.
“Also, our defenders knocked out two armored personnel carriers and two BMDs of the enemy. Keep it up!” Kozitsky wrote.
War in Ukraine and Russian aviation:
As of June 14, 2022, the anti-aircraft missile forces of the Ukrainian Air Force already shot down 500 air targetsincluding cruise missiles, UAVs, enemy aircraft and helicopters.
Russian planes and helicopters do not fly into the airspace over the Ukrainian territory, which is directly under the control of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
Russia has concentrated a great potential around Ukraine – an air group of about 700 aircraft (450 aircraft and 250 helicopters).
June 17 Russian pilot crashed a military plane on the border with Ukraine.