After yesterday’s uncertainty and refusal of the Ukrainian Air Force Command to comment, this morning, the Commander of the Ukrainian Air Force, Lieutenant General Mykola Oleschuk confirmed the downing of a Russian X-47M2 Kinzhal air-launched hypersonic ballistic missile over Kyiv on May 4, 2023.

We join the congratulations of Mr. Commander. This is a really important milestone that confirms the build-up of the Ukrainian Air Defense capability. We thank our partners for the equipment and the Armed Forces of Ukraine for their skills and vigilance!