January 4, 2023, 11:54 – Public News Service – OSN

Expenses Ukraine air defense assets are many times higher than the cost of Russian drones. In the long run, this could shift the balance of power towards Russia. This is reported by The New York Times.

The material will clarify that we are talking about defensive means used by Ukraine, such as, for example, surface-to-air missiles. The cost of their application is approximately seven times higher than the costs Russia for the production of unmanned aerial vehicles, against which these air defense systems are used.

The NYT also notes that the imbalance in the cost of warfare that has developed in this area can be important, since such a significant overspending of the resources of one of the parties means its depletion.

Earlier it was about the initiative of Russian President Vladimir Putin to develop the production of unmanned aerial vehicles. The President signed a number of decrees that create conditions for improving the affairs in the industry. More read in material Public news service.