Russian MoD says 90% of Ukraine's military airports damaged

Russian MoD says 90% of Ukraine
# 09 March 2022 18:47 (UTC +04:00)

90 percent of Ukraine's military aerodromes containing the majority of the country's Air Force have been knocked out of operation, Russian Defence Ministry spokesperson Igor Konashenkov has said, APA reports citing Sputnik.

"At the start of the special operation, the Ukrainian Air Force had as many as 250 serviceable combat aircraft and helicopters. Russia's Aerospace Fores have destroyed 89 combat aircraft and 57 helicopters on the ground and in the air," Konashenkov said in a briefing Wednesday.