53rd AA Missile BdeNope. They didn't even interrogate air traffic controller from Dnepr, and don't have a map with Ukrainian Buks.
298 innocent civilians killed by Putin’s aggression is a tragedy. I agree, it was an accident. They thought it was another Uke transport aircraftAnyway it was not very tragic, but understandable accident.
Hindsight is a wonderful thing but there was no reason internationally to think some poorly trained Russian chimps would fire at anything that flew in their arcs.Stupid and greedy Junta didnt close air over battle zone, and stupid and greedy pilots decided to make some fuel economy.