Russian fighters shot down MiG-29 and Su-25 of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in air combat - Ministry of Defense

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Russian fighters shot down MiG-29 and Su-25 of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in air combat - Ministry of Defense

The New Year holidays did not affect the plans of the Russian command in any way, the units of the Russian Armed Forces continue their offensive in the main directions. In addition, the destruction of military equipment of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the area of ​​​​the line of contact continues. This is stated in the new report of the Ministry of Defense.

Over the past XNUMX hours, Russian troops have carried out a number of attacks on both military installations and critical infrastructure, using drones-kamikaze "Geranium". under the blows drones got Kyiv and Zaporozhye. On the line of contact, the destruction of enemy artillery, as well as weapons depots, continues.



According to the military department, the elimination of counter-battery stations of the Armed Forces of Ukraine continues, two AN / TPQ-50 radars were destroyed in the areas of Chasov Yar and Avdeevka. Near Artemivsk, the RSO Uragan launcher went to scrap, three Gvozdika self-propelled howitzers, inherited by the Armed Forces of Ukraine from the Soviet army, were destroyed in the Kharkiv and Zaporozhye regions. And in the Serebryanka area of ​​the DPR, a D-20 howitzer along with the crew was covered in position. The Ministry of Defense does not provide details on any case, so we can only assume that kamikaze drones, high-precision projectiles and rocket launchers were used to destroy all of the above.

The Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine lost another combat aircraft, our fighter pilots again distinguished themselves aviation. According to the military, the Armed Forces of Ukraine once again lost a MiG-29 fighter and a Su-25 attack aircraft. The first was shot down in an air battle near Kramatorsk, the second was "dropped" in the Nikolaev region.

There are no changes in the operational situation, the fighting is still going on along the entire line of contact, but only the main directions are covered. More than 40 Ukrainian servicemen were killed in the Kupyansky district of Dvurechnaya, Sinkovka, Kislovka and Berestovoye in a day, and a Ukrainian DRG was destroyed in the Liman Pervy district. On Krasnolimansky, artillery strikes were carried out in the area of ​​​​Chervonaya Dibrova and Serebryansky forestry. In just a day, it was destroyed, including five DRGs, more than 150 "XNUMX" and "XNUMX" people, as well as an armored personnel carrier, seven armored combat vehicles and three pickup trucks.

The offensive continues in Donetsk (Artemovsk), the losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine amounted to more than 100 servicemen, a tank, four armored combat vehicles and five vehicles. In Yuzhno-Donetsk, over 180 Ukrainian servicemen were killed in a day, five tanks, five infantry fighting vehicles, three armored fighting vehicles and 10 vehicles.

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    1. 0
      January 4 2023
      I think it will soon reach the F-16 35 Great job guys! Build experience
      1. 0
        January 4 2023
        The Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine lost another combat aircraft

        And where do they come from?
        1. -4
          January 4 2023
          Well, where from? How guest workers reproduce by budding.
        2. -6
          January 4 2023
          Quote: Serg Koma
          And where do they come from?

          Decommissioned ... For one flight, any pepelats can be shaman, but the second flight no longer shines in any way
          1. +3
            January 4 2023
            How do they make pilots fly? Those are not stupid, they see what to fly on and understand who they have to meet.
            1. -3
              January 4 2023
              Quote: vindigo
              How do they make pilots fly? Those are not stupid, they see what to fly on and understand who they have to meet.

              Here, either under a gun, or for money, or for kokushkas, they hold them tightly, they "look after" the family ...
            2. +3
              January 4 2023
              "How do they force pilots to fly?" ///
              ---
              Why "forced"?
              Combat pilots are always enthusiasts of their craft.
              And the technicians in Ukraine are normal. The planes are in good working order and are making sorties. MiG-29s are usually escorted by Su-24s and Su-25s.
              And they divert the Su-35s to themselves so that the bombers and attack aircraft have time to work out.
              They talked about this in an interview with Asian military portals. Everyone is interested in the air war over Ukraine.
          2. -5
            January 4 2023
            Quote from Bingo
            Decommissioned ... For one flight, any pepelats can be shaman, but the second flight no longer shines in any way

            They used to say "take-off and landing", but for now only "take-off", a one-way ticket ...
        3. +3
          January 4 2023
          Quote: Serg Koma
          And where do they come from?

          A good question, especially after the March 2022 MO reports - all Ukrainian flying aircraft have been destroyed laughing
          1. -6
            January 4 2023
            Quote: Overlock
            all Ukrainian aircraft destroyed

            So you yourself answered - "flying". Now they are launching buckets with nuts, the main thing is that half does not spill out before it comes off the strip.
            There are no cruise missiles either, and there weren’t, that’s why the “swifts” launched
            1. +8
              January 4 2023
              Quote from Bingo
              There are no cruise missiles either, and there weren’t, that’s why the “swifts” launched

              6 months ago, they even had nothing to defend themselves with. The entire Internet was littered with complaints about barefoot fighters of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
              Yesterday they drove us from Izyum and Kherson, and now planes are already flying. Do you see a trend??
              Tomorrow they will be supplied with thousands of strike UAVs similar to Geranium. It's only a matter of time, and our stupid generals are all trying to storm Artemovsk.
              1. +9
                January 4 2023
                Quote from: topol717
                Tomorrow they will be supplied with thousands of strike UAVs similar to Geranium. It's only a matter of time, and our stupid generals are all trying to storm Artemovsk.

                And the day after tomorrow they will have F-16s and Apaches, Tomogawks and OTRK. This cannot be avoided if our command continues to chew on snot and takes one house by storm every day.
              2. -2
                January 4 2023
                Yesterday they drove us from Izyum and Kherson, and now planes are already flying. Do you see a trend??

                State Duma deputy, head of the National Liberation Movement Yevgeny Fedorov said that the United States is preparing to deliver "demonstrative" strikes against the Moscow City business center and regions of central Russia.
                And why do I believe the words of Evgeny Fedorov? We are waiting for a hole in a Moscow skyscraper. I hope status -6 charges have already been distributed to the deepest places in the Pacific Ocean. Until the floor of SHA is washed into the ocean, they will not rest!!!
            2. -2
              January 4 2023
              Tell me honestly. Are you so naive, or fooled by propaganda from Konashenkov? Think with your head, and not with your TV, why do these "buckets of nuts" fly? And in general, can this bucket fly? Or is something wrong in this painted world?
          2. +6
            January 4 2023
            The answer is simple - they lie to us. The pilots are trained, highly motivated. They believe that they are fighting against the invaders, defending their homeland. In terms of technology. Factories in Poland and the Czech Republic are working on restoration.
          3. +1
            January 5 2023
            Quote: Overlock
            A good question, especially after the March 2022 MO reports - all Ukrainian flying aircraft have been destroyed

            I've replied to a similar comment before, so I'll duplicate it.

            Konashenkov said in early March:
            Almost all combat aviation of Ukraine has been destroyed.
            However, Ukrainian planes fly. And in a few months, these aircraft were knocked down quite a lot, after "almost complete destruction."
            Is Konashenkov lying?
            No, Konashenkov is telling the truth.
            At the beginning of the NWO, Ukraine had about 450 modern aircraft. But. Only about 150 aircraft were in service. It was these 150 aircraft (all combat aircraft) that were practically all destroyed.
            And the rest of about 300 aircraft of Ukraine?
            These are aircraft that, due to various malfunctions, were withdrawn from the state. And sent for repair or storage (until there is money to fix them). And these products, at the beginning of the NWO, were not military aircraft. But after repair (including with the help of Eastern European countries, where there were specialists and spare parts), these products could become combat aircraft.
            Therefore, Konashenkov told the truth. At that time, almost all combat aviation of Ukraine was destroyed.
            The fact that THEN Ukraine began to try to restore its combat aircraft by repairing existing products and importing from other countries does not change this fact.
            And I also noticed that people like you completely ignore such a factor as time.
            Imagine being asked what time it is? You're being completely honest: it's 10 a.m. now. And after 8 hours they tell you: why did you lie, here is the proof, on the clock - 6 pm. You are a liar and you have been caught lying.
            Idiocy?
            So that's exactly what you're doing.
            Konashenkov says: in March the situation is like this.
            You say: now in December the situation is different, so in March Konashenkov lied.
            Idiocy?
            Idiocy.
            No matter how any prejudiced person understands. SITUATION IS CHANGING OVER TIME.
        4. +9
          January 4 2023
          where do they come from?
          Even after NATO airstrikes, Serbia retained most of its aircraft. The strikes of the RF Armed Forces in February were not a surprise, and everything that could fly from the Ukrainians was removed from under the blows. Many migrated abroad. In addition, now the Ukrainians are clearly not worried about the resource of gliders and parts - they hastily repair everything that is possible and send it flying (fortunately, Soviet technology allows this). Something like this.
          1. -6
            January 4 2023
            Well then, ukroletchiki, some kind of kamikaze ... I think that in the "flight" our reports from Konashenkov.
            1. +3
              January 4 2023
              Well then, ukroletchiki, some kind of kamikaze ...

              I'm afraid that the scammers do not agree with you, they have been psychologically processed for many years so that they go into battle willingly, firmly believing that this is a just cause. This Russian society is thoroughly rotten, being thoroughly infected with the rottenness of liberalism.
        5. +1
          January 4 2023
          Quote: Serg Koma
          The Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine lost another combat aircraft

          And where do they come from?

          A lot of planes have been sold around the world, they are simply outbid, the question is rather where do the pilots come from? This goodness does not happen much
          1. +2
            January 4 2023
            Quote: APASUS
            the question is rather where do the pilots come from?

            https://vk.com/wall-182816816_85403
            A masterpiece interview with a disposable coffee bag and part-time pilot of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

            The most epic place is where he says that out of 80 graduates of the 22nd year of graduation, 20 pilots survived. Or less.

            Personally, he was lucky only because after he was shot down a second time, he was injured and was sent to the rear.
          2. +3
            January 4 2023
            "... In addition, Western countries have supplied Ukraine 4 aircraft and more than 30 helicopters, as well as at least 5 drones."
            This is the official statement of General of the Army Gerasimov dated December 22, 2022.
            https://tass.ru/armiya-i-opk/16665549
            Therefore, if we take into account the reports of the Russian Ministry of Defense on the losses of the Ukrainian Air Force and the fact that Ukrainian aircraft continue to be destroyed and they are quite actively used at the front, it turns out that the Ukrainian Air Force totaled more than 350 combat aircraft. As for "shamanizing" for one flight, well, that's it ..
        6. -1
          January 4 2023
          And where do they come from?

          I would formulate the question like this - Where and why do the planes of the Armed Forces of Ukraine take off? Why didn't they destroy the infrastructure of all possible military airfields?
          1. -5
            January 4 2023
            Quote: nikon7717
            I would formulate the question like this - Where and why do the planes of the Armed Forces of Ukraine take off?

            They take off from the freeways.
            1. +3
              January 4 2023
              Taking off from the freeways

              Joke appreciated. Tell me how they get there before takeoff. I wonder how many motorways of suitable length are in Ukraine winked especially without wires reproach
              1. 0
                January 9 2023
                Quote: nikon7717
                Joke appreciated. Tell me how they get there before takeoff. I wonder how many highways suitable for the length in Ukraine, especially without wires, reproached

                It's time to already know that certain sections of roads are being made specifically for the use of aviation during times of hostilities.
                Schoolchildren already know this, only for the five of you this is a discovery!
        7. 0
          January 4 2023
          In total, Ukraine had about 40 MIG29s, how many of them were shot down, destroyed on the ground is a question. According to unverified data, and how can you check them, about 60 MiG-29s have been handed over to Ukraine since May
          There were 25 Su-30s, but they are shot down, shot down and shot down again.
          14 was transmitted by the Bulgarian brothers and Slovakia, well, these, with a joyful squealing at Hitler, worked hard at them, no stranger to them.
          1. +1
            January 4 2023
            About 60 MiG-29s have been handed over to Ukraine since May


            Who had 60 MiG-29s in airworthy condition?
            1. +1
              January 5 2023
              I took the numbers from an article here on VO. The total number, some countries by ten, some like Bulgaria by 14.
              https://topwar.ru/192889-na-ukraine-zajavili-o-postavke-iz-es-istrebitelej-mig-29-i-shturmovikov-su-25.html
          2. +2
            January 4 2023
            According to unverified data, and how can you check them, about 60 MiG-29s have been handed over to Ukraine since May

            According to official data of the head of the Russian General Staff Gerasimov, 4 aircraft were handed over to Ukraine during the conflict.
            14 handed over by the Bulgarian brothers and Slovakia,

            Slovakia is only planning to transfer its aircraft from the Soviet period:
            Bratislava is ready to transfer its MiG-29 fighters to Kyiv. This was announced today, December 12, by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic Rastislav Kacher.
            “We have not handed over the MiG-29 to you yet, but we are ready to do it. We are talking with our partners in NATO about how to do it,”
            Read more: https://eadaily.com/ru/news/2022/12/12/slovakiya-gotova-peredat-svoi-istrebiteli-ukraine
            1. +1
              January 5 2023
              Quote: Ryazanets87
              According to official data of the head of the Russian General Staff Gerasimov, 4 aircraft were handed over to Ukraine during the conflict.

              According to official figures, the Ukrainians received 40 chimeras, and have already destroyed about 50.
          3. +3
            January 4 2023
            There were 29 MiG-220s in Ukraine, 25 Su-90s, and 27 Su-70s. They need spare parts for airplanes in order to bring the car into flight condition. About the spare parts, the Americans themselves boasted back in the spring that they had arranged deliveries. So far, they don’t really need the planes themselves.
        8. -1
          January 4 2023
          The Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine lost another combat aircraft

          And where do they come from?

          Here, at the beginning of summer, at the end of spring, we announced that we were done with aviation. And here it’s not a week that a downed MiG or SU is so.
        9. +1
          January 4 2023
          Quote: Serg Koma
          And where do they come from?

          A much more interesting question is where do the pilots come from for them?
        10. +2
          January 4 2023
          Quote: Serg Koma
          And where do they come from?

          I'm preparing a comment for this thread. I collect and organize numbers. Curious tsifirki are obtained. In the next article about the next downed aircraft of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, I will definitely announce these data.
        11. +1
          January 4 2023
          Our former "brothers" in the Union and the Warsaw Pact help as best they can. Not for free, of course, but with everything I can
      2. 0
        January 4 2023
        I think soon it will come to the F-16 35

        Soon the matter will come to the UFO and Konashenkov will not be embarrassed.
      3. +2
        January 4 2023
        How did the cons immediately go to you, someone does not like it.
        1. +1
          January 4 2023
          Looks like the right comments and questions. I've noticed it more than once.
    2. +2
      January 4 2023
      The Armed Forces of Ukraine lost a MiG-29 fighter and a Su-25 attack aircraft. The first was shot down in an air battle near Kramatorsk, the second was "dropped" in the Nikolaev region.

      Puluchatsya, shot down over their controlled territory. And the pilots may have survived. If so, it is a pity that it was not possible to catch cattle.
      1. +2
        January 4 2023
        And what follows from this? Are the pilots alive? No, maybe they escaped, they received injuries there. So let them be beaten from a distance rather than arrange a "dog dump".
      2. +5
        January 4 2023
        The range of the main Su-35 (R-27) missile is up to 80 km, the R-27RE modification is 130 km (see Vika). It takes targets at a height of 20 m, so our dryers and Sumerian helicopters get it. And their dill (litaks) are raised to fight our cruise missiles, so we have to shoot down over their territory.
        1. -1
          January 4 2023
          The main Su-35S missile is the 77th missile. No need to mindlessly quote the wiki on any subject.
        2. +4
          January 4 2023
          Quote: Aviator_
          Range of the main missile Su-35 (R-27) up to 80 km

          R-77-1 up to 110 kilometers. There are also R-37s with a range of up to 300-400, the Irbis radar allows you to detect 4th generation aircraft at a distance of 400 kilometers, but I think there is an A-50U.
      3. +2
        January 4 2023
        Quote: frruc
        Puluchatsya, shot down over their controlled territory.

        Another question emerges - did our planes fly into enemy territory or did they launch from the combat zone? The answer to this question will make it clear whether we control the sky?
        1. +1
          January 4 2023
          We control the sky. But away. We cannot yet fly over the territory controlled by Kyiv.
    3. +3
      January 4 2023
      Russian fighters shot down MiG-29 and Su-25 of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in air combat - Ministry of Defense
      independent aviation, this is no longer a problem ... but air defense, even what is left, needs to be leveled to zero!
      1. +2
        January 4 2023
        Quote: rocket757
        must be equalized to zero!

        A simple question - what prevented before and why it does not happen now?
        1. +2
          January 4 2023
          I don’t have an answer ... I can only use foul language, with or without ...
          Can you answer your question like this, Schaub was closer to the truth, and not like that, somewhere nearby / around the corner?
        2. +1
          January 4 2023
          Because this air defense does not shine at all now. Works from ambush.
        3. 0
          January 4 2023
          Definitely, it is necessary to approach the suppression of their air defense using different methods: launching false targets with the simultaneous launch of anti-radar missiles, destroying power lines, diesel power plants along with radar, air defense command post, etc.
    4. +8
      January 4 2023
      Howitzer D20 together with the crew ... Calculation, damn it ..
      1. +5
        January 4 2023
        Well, if you hit D 20, then take off together with the crew, but they fly not far and possibly in parts. Calculations cannot fly, only crews fly. lol
        1. +5
          January 4 2023
          Well, let there be crews. There are crocodiles flying too, they say .... Not helicopters ..
    5. +1
      January 4 2023
      According to the number of downed aircraft that was declared by both sides, the entire front should be littered with debris.
    6. +10
      January 4 2023
      It's nice to read agitation and listen to Konashenko: 7 months ago - "The Armed Forces of Ukraine are practically destroyed", today - we are destroying the Hymers in the second round. It’s nice for the soul, bonnets in the air, but in fact, zilch. Some, especially zealous, are already destroying the F-16. Maybe the country has run out of haloperidol?
      1. +5
        January 4 2023
        Konashenkov has "destroyed" 44 Heimers in recent months. Americans, the poor, do not have time to produce them.
    7. +5
      January 4 2023
      According to the military, the Armed Forces of Ukraine once again lost a MiG-29 fighter and a Su-25 attack aircraft.
      "Once again", well, yes, this suits the Su-25 most of all, I wonder in what "circle" this "Rook" has already been "shot down"?
    8. -1
      January 4 2023
      My advice to press secretary General Konashenkov: forget about Ukrainian aviation, Ukraine had 110 combat aircraft at the beginning of the war. 66 destroyed with visual evidence, video, photos, etc. Naturally, more aircraft were destroyed, of which there is no record. Thus, the Ukrainian Air Force has been reduced to a handful of aircraft that take off only occasionally. The destruction of these few, the destruction of the remnants of the Ukrainian aviation will be a slow process, because it is like looking for a needle in a haystack.
    9. +12
      January 4 2023
      Any attempt to question MO data is immediately followed by two postulates:
      1. You do not have the completeness of information that the MO has.
      2. Don't rock the boat!
      1. -5
        January 4 2023
        Quote: Kasatik
        Any attempt to question MO data is immediately followed by two postulates:
        1. You do not have the completeness of information that the MO has.
        2. Don't rock the boat!

        Then you should not enter into a discussion with your opponent because of the straightforwardness and predetermined thinking that is not capable of collecting and analyzing any information. With regard to the boat: heard for 20 years, the result is known. Can you remember the words of General Lebed?
        1. +3
          January 4 2023
          Well, if you are such an analyzer, then analyze the amount of equipment supplied to ukram. There is a lot going on in the third round as well. And splashing with saliva and screaming that everyone is lying to us is very simple. You already decide for whom.
    10. -2
      January 4 2023
      Really, where do they get them from? Was there the number of aircraft in nature that the chief Petrosyan of the Ministry of Defense had already filled? And yes, the fact that they have planes is a fact, they constantly fly in the Kyiv region ..... But where do they get them and where do they serve them, after all, an airplane is not a car.
      1. +1
        January 4 2023
        And yes, the fact that they have planes is a fact, they constantly fly in the Kyiv region .....

        Okay, over Kyiv, they fly over Kramatorsk. Here it is in a few days.
        Just Su-25.
    11. -1
      January 4 2023
      I think we need to develop unmanned multifunctional fighters. The unmanned S-70 and Su-75 allow the use of cheaper KABs compared to cruise missiles and there is no risk of losing a pilot. As for interference, it’s also not a problem if, in the event of a loss of communication, a fighter will fly relying on an inertial navigation system, it is possible to create fairly autonomous vehicles capable of completing a combat mission without operator intervention.
    12. +2
      January 4 2023
      Quote: Aviator_
      The range of the main Su-35 (R-27) missile is up to 80 km, the R-27RE modification is 130 km (see Vika). It takes targets at a height of 20 m, so our dryers and Sumerian helicopters get it. And their dill (litaks) are raised to fight our cruise missiles, so we have to shoot down over their territory.

      The main Su-35 missile is still R-77. It provides an advantage in air battles. Ukrainians fear it for good reason.
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    14. +5
      January 4 2023
      MIG-29, SU-25 and MI-8 helicopters are breeding somewhere in Berdichev. Judging by the reports from Konashenkov, they have already been filled up for 400 pieces. And they keep growing and growing...
    15. +4
      January 4 2023
      I recall the phrase of Professor Priobrazhensky, it can be re-voiced: do not read the reports of the Moscow Region, because there are no others, so do not read any .....
    16. +1
      January 4 2023
      How many Ukrainian soldiers have already been killed, then according to the account they should have ended. Who revives them? Do they really have life-giving water, like in Ukrainian fairy tales, or does it not matter?
    17. +1
      January 4 2023
      Quote: APASUS

      They take off from the freeways.

      Yes Yes Yes. And they refuel at gas stations and are serviced at roadside service stations.
    18. +3
      January 4 2023
      Why has not a single author (not only on military review) tried to collect statistics on the air victories of our pilots so far? After all, there is, for example, a pilot who received a hero for 4 Su-27s in three air battles. It was back in the spring, but how many of them are there?
    19. +1
      January 4 2023
      Russian fighter jets shot down...

      These bastards also arrange battles with our fighters!? ... Nothing, they will play out that not only will they not arrange battles, but they will be afraid to take off and the planes will only manually move around the sites: they didn’t take off ...
    20. 0
      January 4 2023
      Well done, I calculated the Ukrainians have already lost 70 instants and 80 dryers, where only "general" Konoshenkov knows where so many planes come from ukrov.
    21. +1
      January 4 2023
      The Ministry of Defense had to try very hard that not only enemies do not believe their reports, this is normal, but also their own citizens, which is not normal from the word at all.
      1. -2
        January 4 2023
        How can you believe the commander, whose headquarters is 200 km away from the front, or the supreme "priest" who is filming with actors in camouflage ??? lies and theft of V.V.

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