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Strike hits two MiG-31 aircraft, S-400 complex, and fuel depot at Belbek airfield

16 May, 2024
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Strike hits two MiG-31 aircraft, S-400 complex, and fuel depot at Belbek airfield

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In the occupied Crimea, as a result of an attack on the military airfield Belbek overnight from May 14 to May 15, two MiG-31 aircraft, an S-400 air defense missile system, and a fuel depot were hit.

This was reported by the Telegram channel ASTRA.

"The S-400 air defense missile system, 2 MiG-31 aircraft, and a fuel depot at the Belbek military airfield were hit yesterday as a result of a missile strike by the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Crimea. 2 Russian military personnel were killed, and 13 were injured," the message said.

It is noted that initially the attacks were directed at the Belbek military airfield in Sevastopol. As a result of the strike on the airfield, two MiG-31 interceptor aircraft were destroyed, and a depot of fuel and lubricants burned down. 11 Russian military personnel were injured.

A little later, closer to the morning of May 15, the S-400 Triumph air defense missile system was hit in the area of the village of Vyshneve. The air defense missile system burst into flames. It is reported that two Russian military personnel were killed, and the same number were injured.

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