Ukrainian Bayraktar TB2s hit Russian Electronic Warfare and Buk-M2 Telar SAM systems.

The Armed Forces of Ukraine are making full use of the Bayraktar TB2 attack drones acquired by Turkey for the first time in 2019, BulgarianMilitary.com has learned, citing information from the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.

The Ministry of Defense of Ukraine released a video in which Ukrainian drones hit the Russian electronic warfare system [EW] and self-propelled, medium-range surface-to-air missile systems 9K317 Buk-M2 TELAR. According to the Ukrainian military, the two systems were struck near Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine.

Ukrainian sources confirmed to BulgarianMilitary.com that in recent weeks Bayraktar TB2 drones have targeted and destroyed Russian command posts, armored combat vehicles, Russian infantry vehicles, and various mobile air defense systems.

According to unconfirmed information, since 2019, Ukraine has acquired about 50 strike drones from Bayraktar TB2. BulgariaMilitary.com announced last week that Ukraine and Turkey have agreed on a new supply of efficient drones.