Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

11/23/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 11/23/2021 03:20

A squadron of Su-25SM3 attack aircraft in the Kuban destroyed the airfield of a mock enemy

23.11.2021 (10:45)

The crews of the Su-25SM3 attack aircraft squadron of the aviation regiment of the Southern Military District (SMD), based in the Krasnodar territory, destroyed the infrastructure of the airfield of the mock enemy.

The pilots performed piloting of aircraft under difficult meteorological conditions at different altitudes.

As part of the combat flight, the pilots of the Su-25SM3 overcame the air defence system at extremely low altitude, performed guided missile launches, firing from aviation cannons and dropped corrected aerial bombs on the positions of a mock enemy at one of the aviation ranges in the Kuban.

More than 200 pilots, technicians and specialists of the ground support services of the Southern Military District were involved in the performance of flight tasks, more than 10 aircraft were involved.