The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation announced the record destruction of the American MLRS M270 MLRS and M142 HIMARS per day

The Russian Ministry of Defense reports a record destruction of the American MLRS M270 MLRS and M142 HIMARS.

According to official data, over the past day, the Russian military managed to destroy the largest number of American MLRS. HIMARS и MLRS for the entire time of the SVO. This should, most likely, significantly weaken the ability of the Armed Forces of Ukraine to deliver missile strikes against the positions of the Russian military and the Russian-controlled territory of Donbass.

It follows from official data that as a result of an attack on a military equipment recovery point near the settlement of Malotaranovka in the Donetsk People's Republic, a HIMARS multiple rocket launcher and 48 rockets to it were destroyed. In all likelihood, the launcher was damaged and was being repaired, or simply undergoing maintenance.

However, much more serious losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine were suffered from among the MLRS systems. As follows from the official data of the Russian Ministry of Defense, as a result of the attack on the ArcelorMittal enterprise, not only two M270 MLRS launchers were destroyed, but four more installations of this type were damaged. At the same time, it is emphasized that the latter received critical damage, which indicates the impossibility of their quick repair or restoration at all.

In fact, the destruction of three HIMARS and MLRS launchers and the damage of four more M270 MLRS launchers is a record since the start of a special military operation. At the same time, it should be noted that so far no documentary materials have been obtained from open sources that allow us to study the nature of the damage to this weapon.


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