Russia may have lost at least four fighter jets in Ukraine in the past 10 days, bringing the total number of aircraft that have been rendered useless to about 55 since the invasion began, the British military said on Monday.
There is a possibility – considered realistic – that the increase in the number of destroyed vehicles is due, in part, to the Russian Air Force having taken more risky actions to provide close support to ground forces pressured by the Ukrainian advance, evaluated the Ministry of Defense of the Ukraine. UK.
The “situational awareness” of Russian pilots is generally poor, the folder added, indicating that they may have entered areas of greater danger.
“There is a realistic possibility that some aircraft may have strayed over enemy territory and into denser air defense zones as the front lines moved quickly.”
Source: CNN Brasil