Russia-Ukraine War 2022

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Unread post15 May 2022, 18:05

British intelligence says Russia has now likely suffered losses of one third of the ground combat force it committed in February.

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Via @DefenceHQ on Twitter


https://twitter.com/DefenceHQ/status/15 ... 0214878208

Putin's "special operation" are not going well.
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Unread post15 May 2022, 18:28

The unofficial/official saint for Ukrainian forces fighting against Russian Military...

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Legend is that sun flowers will grow where Russian armored units were destroyed
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Unread post15 May 2022, 19:38

Now there is a UAV can drop four grenades. First one scared two crew members away. The T-72 fired up its engine tried to get aways. But the fourth grenade blew up it completely. RIP the driver.

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Unread post15 May 2022, 21:29

This one is quite nice. :D

Dutch beer can dispenser rebuilt for dropping mortar rounds from commercial drones. This was originally developed by Heineken to deliver beer.
https://twitter.com/DefMon3/status/1525448394159931394
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Unread post15 May 2022, 21:52

Don't remember seeing this walk around.

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Unread post16 May 2022, 03:21

basher54321 wrote:Don't remember seeing this walk around.


But we were told by all the Flanker Fanboys out there that it doesn't need stealth because it has super duper Russian DRFM jammers and that its ultra supermaneuverable....

Guess not
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Unread post16 May 2022, 12:08

Probably one of the first tank skulls appeared in the war. Now spring is in full bloom. Kharkiv is saved.

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Unread post16 May 2022, 14:18

charlielima223 wrote:
basher54321 wrote:Don't remember seeing this walk around.


But we were told by all the Flanker Fanboys out there that it doesn't need stealth because it has super duper Russian DRFM jammers and that its ultra supermaneuverable....

Guess not


Yeah,and this was an SU-35 operated by Russia, not some degraded export model. They appear to burn quite well, likely due to their large internal fuel capacity? May or may not be the only SU-35 lost thus far, but the SU-34 is suffering heavy losses, and some SU-30's have been downed too.

Parts are remarkably intact, especially the important ones. I suppose the boys at USAF/CIA etc are having a field day reverse engineering everything. Where does Russian tactical aviation go from here?

Is this rock bottom, or is there more to come?
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Unread post16 May 2022, 17:55

High speed drive pass a flaming wreck, clearing three land mines. RIP the driver.

Edit: Mi-28 RF-13628 shot down confirmed.

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https://myukraineis.org/news/in_the_kha ... 8-314.html
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Unread post16 May 2022, 20:19

A Polish small plane has attracted international attention after carrying out a small Flightradar stunt on Saturday afternoon. The plane took off from the Polish city of Poznań.

After three hours and 56 minutes, the pilot had achieved what he wanted:
A phrase almost 65 kilometers long, with a pretty clear message now these days, where the war is still raging in full force in Ukraine: «Make beer, not war» :D

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https://www.flightradar24.com/data/airc ... c#2bdb26a9
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Unread post16 May 2022, 21:55

I'll drink to that!
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Unread post16 May 2022, 22:30

Tractors in action. Early April.

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Edit: One T-72B? Another disintegrated.

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T-72B?
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Unread post16 May 2022, 22:43

Drone drops 4 grenades that look like mortar rounds, and the fourth sets off the ammunition on the Russian tank.
https://twitter.com/Blue_Sauron/status/ ... 0941784072
If Russia are loosing MBT in the same rate - it will be without operational MBT before November.
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Unread post16 May 2022, 23:09

Looks more like some modified PRG round.

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Unread post17 May 2022, 02:54

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Is there a danger of a serious flanking or turning action in the east. Ukraine has retaken Kharkov (spelling) in the east. It seems like the Russian could be out flanked.
https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/u ... e-imminent
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