(Reuters) – Russia has extremely possible misplaced a minimum of 4 fight jets in Ukraine throughout the final 10 days, taking its attrition to about 55 because the starting of its invasion, the British army mentioned on Monday.
There’s a reasonable risk that the uptick in losses was partially a results of the Russian Air Power accepting higher threat in a transfer to offer shut air help to Russian floor forces beneath stress from Ukrainian advances, the Defence Ministry mentioned in its day by day intelligence on Twitter. (https://bit.ly/3DBpgqO)
Russian pilots’ situational consciousness is commonly poor, it mentioned. “There’s a reasonable risk that some plane have strayed over enemy territory and into denser air defence zones because the entrance traces have moved quickly.”
(Reporting by Anirudh Saligrama in Bengaluru; Modifying by Kim Coghill)