Another russian Ka-52 Shoot Down by the Air Assault Troops of Ukraine in Kharkiv Region

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russian Ka-52 helicopter was destroyed by the Air Assault Troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Kharkiv oblast
russian Ka-52 helicopter was destroyed by the Air Assault Troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Kharkiv oblast

According to the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine post on Facebook, another russian Ka-52 helicopter was destroyed by the Air Assault Troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Kharkiv oblast

According to the military nomenclature, the Ka-52 Alligator (Hokum B) combat helicopter is considered a commander's helicopter. Manufactured since 2008, it is equipped with a cannon installation with a laser guidance system, anti-tank missile system, air bombs and other weapons. The cost of the Ka-52 is about 16 million US dollars - the General Staff stated on Facebook.

Downed Russian helicopter Ka-52
Downed Russian helicopter Ka-52 "Alligator"

This is not the first time when Ukrainian troops shoot down the Ka-52 combat helicopter.

Read more: Another Advanced Russian Ka-52 Attack Helicopter Downed Nearby Kherson

For example, according to the Special Operations Forces (SOF) Command post on Facebook, Ukrainian warriors seized a valuable trophy – Kamov Ka-52 ‘Alligator’ (NATO reporting name: Hokum B) – in Kyiv region, on Saturday, April 2. It appears this gunship was shot down during the Russian troops` first attempt to land at the Hostomel airport.

Defense Express reminds, that as of early April 26 the enemy has already lost 154helicopters and 184 combat jets.

Read more: Another Russian Ka-52 Gunship Helicopter Destroyed into Scrap Iron by Ukrainian Forces on the Outskirts of Mykolayiv