Air Defense Shoots Down Russian Shahed Loitering Munition

The Ukrainian military released thermal footage showing the successful shoot-down of a Russian drone, likely a Shahed loitering munition of Iranian design. The launch, flight, and hit of the surface to air missile system can all be seen in the video.


Russia reportedly execute their largest ever drone and missile attack against Kiev since the beginning of the war, but the results were mixed as Ukraine's umbrella of air defense over their capital city is formidable.


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The Ukrainian military released thermal footage showing the successful shoot-down of a Russian drone, likely a Shahed loitering munition of Iranian design. The launch, flight, and hit of the surface to air missile system can all be seen in the video.


Russia reportedly execute their largest ever drone and missile attack against Kiev since the beginning of the war, but the results were mixed as Ukraine's umbrella of air defense over their capital city is formidable.


About the Author

Author's Photo

Will Killmore

Will Killmore is a US Army combat infantry veteran and Purple Heart recipient. He has deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan with the 172nd Stryker Brigade and 173rd Airborne Brigade. Following his time in service, he successfully pursued a certificate of journalism and has been a blogger for Funker530 since 2014. Follow Will’s bad takes on Twitter

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