Ansar Allah shot down the 15th Scan Eagle drone in Yemen
ISWNews Analysis Group: On March 8, Ansar Allah air defense systems shot down a US ScanEagle drone belonging to the Saudi coalition over the Haradh district in the Hajjah province.
According to Brigadier General Yahya al-Sari’, a spokesman for the Yemeni Armed Forces, the drone was shot down on March 8, in the skies of Haradh district. The drone is the 15th US-made Scan Eagle drone to be shot down by Ansar Allah during the Yemeni war.
The first US Scan Eagle drone was shot down on June 19, 2021 over the al-Mashjah heights in the west of Marib province, the second on June 21, 2021 in the same area over the al-Mashjah heights, the third and fourth on August 14, 2021 and September 27, 2021 over the Madghal district in the west of Marib province, the fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth on November 9, 2021, November 13, 2021, December 4, 2021 and December 8, 2021 over the al-Jubah district in Marib province, the ninth on December 10, 2021 over the Sarwah district in the west of Marib province, the 10th on December 16, 2021 over the Wadi district in east of Marib province, the 11th on December 24, 2021 over the Yatmah area in the west of al-Jawf province, the 12th and 13th on February 25, 2022 and January 29, 2022 over the Jubah district in the Marib province and the 14th on February 28, 2022 over the Haradh district in Hajjah province.