Thanks to electronic warfare, as Russian media report, a drone was neutralized, which fell on the enterprise and damaged the roof and floor beam.
On the morning of November 26, the Smolensk Aviation Plant came under attack. This was reported by the Monitor Telegram channel.
The strike was carried out by unidentified UAVs. The report states that the roofs of one of the workshops were broken.
A fire mushroom filled the sky: an explosion occurred on the territory of the plant in Chelyabinsk (video)
According to the Baza Telegram channel, Ukrainian drones tried to attack the enterprise. At least two drones were sent towards the plant.
The first of them was shot down at approximately 9 a.m. in the Zadneprovsky district of the city. Half an hour later, another drone was spotted over Smolensk. The message noted that thanks to electronic warfare, it was neutralized.
It was this drone that seemed to fall on the roof of one of the factory’s workshops and explode. There were no injuries, but the roof and floor beam were damaged.
So far no comments have been announced from local authorities.
UAVs attacked Russia
On the night of November 25-26, unmanned aerial vehicles attacked several regions of Russia. The Russian Ministry of Defense announced the alleged destruction of drones in the Moscow, Tula, Kaluga and Bryansk regions. Later, the military department of the invaders reported the destruction of several more UAVs in the Bryansk, Smolensk and Tula regions.
The Main Intelligence Directorate confirmed involvement in the drone attack in the Russian Federation. The RBC-Ukraine publication, citing sources in the special services, reported that the drone attack on Russian targets began at 3:30 and ended at 9:20. Drones were launched at military facilities in Moscow and the region, in Tula and Smolensk.
Let us remind you that on November 26, in the Russian Federation they talked about the drones that attacked Tula. They are similar to the Iranian Shahed, but there is no evidence of this.