Russian Air Force Mil Mi-24 attack helicopter burns and falls after being hit by ground fire near Sagi, Kherson.
A video of a falling burning Mi-24 helicopter of the armed forces of the Russian Federation appeared on social networks. This is the first confirmed video of a Russian aviation shootdown in Ukraine.
According to reports, two helicopters of the Russian Air Force are also shot down by Ukrainian armed forces at Vasylkiv Airbase.
It should be noted, according to the Armed Forces of Ukraine, during the current day, the Russian troops lost at least 11 helicopters of various types, three Su-30SM fighters, 2 Su-25 attack aircraft, and another military transport Il-76MD with a landing party.
Recall that on February 24, the Russian Federation invaded Ukraine under the pretext of “providing assistance in the Donbass”, attacking Ukraine in four directions at once and preliminary inflicting missile strikes on a number of Ukrainian cities, including Kyiv.
For the third day, the Armed Forces put up fierce resistance.