The AFU also shot down a cruise missile and a Su-34 fighter-bomber of the Russian occupants.
The Ukrainian aviation has struck a cluster of enemy equipment: about 20 armoured vehicles, enemy manpower and ammunition have been destroyed.
This is reported by the command of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
"On May 18, the Air Force strike aircraft under the cover of fighter jets struck a cluster of enemy equipment. According to preliminary data, about 20 armoured vehicles, enemy manpower and ammunition were destroyed," the statement reads.
In addition, units of anti-aircraft missile forces destroyed a cruise missile in Dnipropetrovsk Region and a Su-34 fighter-bomber in Kharkiv Region.
"Data from the intercepted radio communication indicate that the engine of the Russian aircraft caught fire and the pilots ejected," the command clarified.