Satellite Images Show Destruction at Russian Air Base in Crimea

12 August 2022 15:13 WIB

A satellite image shows destroyed Saky air base in Crimea, August 10, 2022. Satellite pictures released on Thursday showed devastation at a Russian air base in Crimea, hit in an attack that suggested Kyiv may have obtained new long-range strike capability with potential to change the course of the war. Planet Labs PBC/Handout via REUTERS

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An overview of the aircraft parking area at Saki Airbase before attack, in Novofedorivka, Crimea May 16, 2022. Pictures from independent satellite firm Planet Labs showed three near-identical craters where buildings at Russia's Saki air base had been struck with apparent precision. Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

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An overview of aircraft at Saki Airbase after attack, in Novofedorivka, Crimea August 10, 2022 . The base, on the southwest coast of Crimea, suffered extensive fire damage with the burnt-out husks of at least eight destroyed warplanes clearly visible. Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

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An overview of damaged aircraft at Saki Airbase after attack, in Novofedorivka, Crimea August 10, 2022. Russia has denied aircraft were damaged and said explosions at the base on Tuesday were accidental. Ukraine has not publicly claimed responsibility for the attack or said exactly how it was carried out. Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

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An overview of the aircraft at Saki Airbase before attack, in Novofedorivka, Crimea May 16, 2022. Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

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An overview of Saki Airbase before attack, in Novofedorivka, Crimea May 16, 2022. Russia has denied aircraft were damaged and said explosions at the base on Tuesday were accidental. Ukraine has not publicly claimed responsibility for the attack or said exactly how it was carried out. Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

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