In three days, a pair of Bayraktars destroyed almost $27 million worth of Russian equipment
In three days, from August 31 to September 2, 2022, a pair of Bayraktar TV-2 UAVs destroyed enemy equipment with a total cost of about $26.5 million. These are 8 T-72 tanks (estimated cost of each one is $3 million), one ACACIA self-propelled gun ( $1.6 million), BMP ($0.6 million), and howitzers ($0.3 million). Five T-72 tanks and one BMP costing $1.85 million were damaged. The total cost of destroyed and damaged Russian equipment is $28.35 million.
“Effective Turkish Bayraktars in the skillful hands of our soldiers are a powerful weapon! One of the devices is help from friendly Lithuania,” reported Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Valerii Zaluzhnyi.