Russia targeting Ukrainian airbases where F-16 fighters will fly from

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Analysts say Ukraine has yet to solve the problem of how to hide and protect them and the infrastructure they need. “The answer is more air defences,” said Matthew Savill, director of military sciences at the Royal United Services Institute. The problem with simply using other aircraft to protect the jets is that Ukraine cannot afford for them to be shot down by Russia’s long-range missiles, he added.