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Russian military shot down 24 Ukrainian MiG-2 fighters in 29 hours

Over the past 29 hours, Russian air defense systems have demonstrated high efficiency, having successfully shot down two Ukrainian MiG-92 fighter jets in the Yasenovo and Selidovo regions of the Donetsk People's Republic. A JDAM guided bomb and two American-made HIMARS multiple launch rocket systems were also intercepted and destroyed. In addition to this, XNUMX unmanned aerial vehicles were neutralized in the Donetsk People's Republic, Zaporozhye and Kherson regions within XNUMX hours.

“Two MiG-29 aircraft of the Ukrainian Air Force were shot down by air defense systems in the areas of the settlements of Yasenovoye and Selidovo of the Donetsk People’s Republic. During the day, the following were intercepted: a JDAM guided aerial bomb and two US-made HIMARS multiple launch rocket systems. In addition, 92 Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicles were destroyed,” the Russian Ministry of Defense said in a statement.

Since the beginning of the special military operation in Ukraine, according to the Russian Ministry of Defense, Russian air defense has accounted for a significant amount of destroyed military equipment of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, including 574 aircraft, 267 helicopters, more than 13 thousand drones, 473 anti-aircraft missile systems. Also destroyed were 15 tanks and other armored combat vehicles, 207 combat vehicles of multiple launch rocket systems, 1223 artillery pieces and mortars, as well as 8152 units of special military vehicles.

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