During the latest attacks, the enemy launched Shahed-136 drones across Ukraine from the Sea of Azov. Yuriy Ignat, speaker of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, spoke about this on the air of the telethon.
«Kamikaze drones are now being launched from the Sea of Azov. From the eastern part of the Sea of Azov, Krasnodar Territory. The last two drone attacks were from there», — he said.
Ignat suggested that the Russians had not used Iranian drones for several weeks, not because of a cold snap, but because of their shortage.
&# 171;There were no active attacks for several weeks. Probably, the first batch was over, and, perhaps, new ones are already being delivered. Or maybe it was the remnants of what was brought to them the first time,” he said.
The Air Force speaker believes that the « able to fly in cold weather. But non-flying weather can interfere with them.
«There are certain weather conditions, such as gusty winds, which, in simple terms, can blow shaheed UAVs with a large wing plane off course. Also, the temperature difference from plus to minus leads to icing of the fuselage, this may affect its use». , he explained.
- In exchange for deliveries of drones, Russia is providing Iran with “unprecedented levels” of military and technical support, according to NBC.