Flakpanzer Gepard Destroys Russian Air Asset

Interesting footage shows Ukrainian troops operating inside a German "Gepard' self propelled anti air gun (SPAAG) and shooting down an unspecified Russian aircraft, possibly a drone.


The Gepard flakpanzer is operated by a three-person crew. It's main armament consist of two 35mm Oerlikon GDF autocannons. It uses multiple radars to track targets and during its use by Ukrainian forces it has proven to extremely effective against drones.


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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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Interesting footage shows Ukrainian troops operating inside a German "Gepard' self propelled anti air gun (SPAAG) and shooting down an unspecified Russian aircraft, possibly a drone.


The Gepard flakpanzer is operated by a three-person crew. It's main armament consist of two 35mm Oerlikon GDF autocannons. It uses multiple radars to track targets and during its use by Ukrainian forces it has proven to extremely effective against drones.


About the Author

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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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