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About 6 Russian balloons spotted over Kyiv, most of them shot down

Feb 16, 2023

About six enemy balloons were detected over Kyiv. This was reported by the press service of the Kyiv City Military Administration.

"According to the information that is being clarified, these were balloons that move in space under the influence of the wind. All air targets were targeted by air defense systems. Most of these probes were shot down," the statement said.

At the same time, it was noted that the balloons could have carried angle reflectors and certain reconnaissance equipment. The final determination of the type and characteristics of the aircraft and their equipment will be made after analyzing the remains of the downed objects.

Author - Serhii Kolomiets, 16/02/2023

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