Russian Su-35 jet destroyed in Kherson Oblast

A fourth-generation Russian-made Su-35 multi-role fighter jet was downed in Kherson Oblast on the evening of 21 May.

Source: Air Force of Ukraine on Telegram

Quote from the Air Force: "Another minus one enemy aircraft! At the end of the day on 21 May, a Russian Su-35 fighter jet suffered a ‘negative take-off’ in the territorial waters of Ukraine in Kherson Oblast!"

Details: It is noted that all the circumstances are being clarified.


  • Earlier, Dmytro Pletenchuk, the head of the press service of the Kherson Defence Forces, said that the Ukrainian Air Defence Forces had shot down a Russian Su-35 fighter on the evening of 21 May, but he later deleted the post.

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