The opponents lost the Ka-52 helicopter, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine noted.
The paratroopers shot down a Russian Ka-52 combat helicopter, known as the Alligator.
This was reported on Facebook by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
“Paratroopers of the 25th separate airborne brigade of Sicheslavskaya with a well-aimed shot from the Igla MANPADS” landed “an enemy combat helicopter Ka-52,” the report says.play video
Recall that the Russian invaders invaded Ukraine without declaring war early in the morning on February 24. APU gave a worthy rebuff to the enemy.
On June 26, it became known that a Ukrainian paratrooper shot down a Russian Ka-52 Alligator from an Igla missile system .
According to the General Staff of the Ukrainian Army, as of July 25, 188 enemy helicopters have already been destroyed in our country .
Reference. The Ka-52 helicopter has been produced since 2008. It is armed with a cannon mount with a laser guidance system, an anti-tank missile system, aerial bombs and other weapons. The cost of the helicopter is almost $16 million.