Ukrainian army destroys Russian Su-25 attack aircraft

12 January, 04:24 PM
Ukrainian military (Photo:REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne)

Ukrainian military (Photo:REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne)

Ukrainian forces have destroyed another enemy Su-25 warplane and a drone, reads a message from the Ukrainian Air Force posted on Telegram on Jan. 12.

Units of the anti-aircraft missile forces of the Air Force destroyed a Russian Su-25 attack aircraft in the east, and an Orlan-10 tactical UAV in the south of the country, the Air Force’s message reads.

Since the beginning of the full-scale invasion of Ukraine, Russia has lost more than 20,000 pieces of equipment, according to daily enemy loss figures compiled by the Ukrainian military’s General Staff.

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The losses include 285 warplanes, 276 helicopters and 1,865 drones of various types as of Jan. 12.

The Air Force has also shot down 723 Russian cruise missiles.

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