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Night attack of "Shahed"

Jun 18, 2024

Last night, the air defense forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine eliminated all ten Shahed-type attack drones used by the Russian invaders to attack Ukraine.

This is reported by RBC-Ukraine with reference to the commander of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Lieutenant General Mykola Oleshchuk.


It is noted that on the night of June 18, the enemy launched these 10 Shahed-131/136 kamikaze drones from the Primorsko-Akhtarsk area in Russia.

In repelling the enemy air attack, the following were involved:

  • calculations of mobile fire groups of the Defense Forces,
  • and anti-aircraft missile units of the Air Force of Ukraine.

As a result of the work of the defenders of Ukraine's skies, all Shakhtyds were shot down in Zaporizhzhia and Dnipro regions, the general added.

Author - Dmitriy Levchenko, 18/06/2024

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