The head of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, Kirill Budanov, announced the number of A-50 aircraft that are in good condition.
As NBN reports, during an interview with the Financial Times, the chief military intelligence officer recalled that the A-52 was destroyed – it was initially shot down, and soon it exploded.
Talking about the Il air control center -22, so he was also shot down, but was still able to get to the airport in Anapa and make an emergency landing.
And regarding the A-50 aircraft, so they are in good condition, — Budanov added.
Finally, the head of the MOU GUR emphasized that this kind of destruction of aircraft will most likely have an impact on the Russian Federation’s ability to conduct round-the-clock operational activities, as well as maintain communications in the combat zone.
Recall that we previously wrote that two Russian military aircraft were destroyed in the skies over the Sea of Azov.