A Ukrainian marine destroyed a Russian Ka-52 attack helicopter with a machine gun.

It happened in the Kherson direction. 

This is reported by the 35th Separate Brigade of Marines named after Rear Admiral Mykhailo Ostrogradskyi. 

"The other day, in the Kherson direction, a sailor from one of the units of the Odessa marine brigade managed to destroy a Russian combat helicopter K-52 "Alligator" with a machine gun. The marine reacted in time to the appearance of an enemy rotorcraft and turned the lethal machine into a lethal one with machine gun fire," the message says. 

Losses of the occupation army in Ukraine 

On October 22, around 12:00 p.m., the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down a Russian Ka-52 helicopter in the Kherson region

On October 7, the Armed Forces shot down another Russian helicopter.

The enemy "Alligator" is aimed at the southern direction of the front.

Also, on September 30, a Russian Ka-52 helicopter was shot down in the Berislav district of the Kherson region by the forces and means of anti-aircraft defense of the "Southern" air command.

In total, since the beginning of Russia's full-scale war against Ukraine, more than 67,000 occupiers have been eliminated, 270 planes and 243 helicopters have been shot down. 

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