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UK shows Brimstone missiles being transported to Ukraine

UK shows Brimstone missiles being transported to Ukraine Photo: Britain showed the transportation of Brimstone missiles, which will be handed over to Ukraine (flickr by dyvroeth)

The UK will transfer several hundred Brimstone anti-tank missiles to Ukraine. Their transportation has already started, according to the British Ministry of Defense.

The agency noted that as part of the latest package of military aid to Ukraine, Britain is providing our defenders with 200 more Brimstone precision-guided anti-tank missiles.

"This aid plays a crucial role in stalling Russian advances," the department noted.

At the same time, they showed how Brimstone missiles for Ukraine are transported to an unnamed airfield. The further path of military aid is not revealed.

Brimstone missiles

Brimstone is an air-to-ground missile. They are equipped with an active radar homing head, so they can destroy moving targets with great accuracy.

The latest versions of the missiles are capable of hitting targets at a distance of up to 60 kilometers.

As British Defense Minister Grant Shapps said today, February 22, in general, the country will provide Ukraine with 200 Brimstone missiles as part of a new military aid package.