Russian air defense forces shot down an attack aircraft and a Ukrainian air force helicopter.
According to the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, the Ukrainian Su-25 aircraft was shot down the day before, on May 10, in the vicinity of Shirokoye in the Dnipropetrovsk region. The Mi-8 helicopter of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was shot down near the village of Novodmitrovka in the Kherson region.
Also, Russian air defense units destroyed four Ukrainian drones found in the vicinity of Lisichansk, Krivoy Rog and Kulinovka in the Kharkiv region.
Since the beginning of the special operation, the Russian military has destroyed 164 Ukrainian aircraft and 125 helicopters, 798 drones, 302 air defense systems, 351 MLRS, 1,440 artillery pieces and mortars, more than 2,980 tanks and other armored combat vehicles, as well as 2,796 special vehicles.