11/23/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 11/23/2021 03:20
Pilots of the army aviation of the Southern Military District (SMD) in the Stavropol territory carried out combat missile launches at one of the specialized aviation ranges.
During the training flights, the crews of the Mi-8AMTSh Terminator helicopters worked out the tasks of flying to a given area, conducting aerial reconnaissance and air navigation.
After detecting ground objects of a mock enemy simulating a command post and armament depots, the crews performed live firing using unguided aircraft missiles and cannons that are part of the armament of combat vehicles, successfully hitting all targets.
In total, 15 crews of Mi-8AMTSh Terminator military transport helicopters of the Southern Military District were involved in combat training activities.