Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

11/26/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 11/26/2021 03:58

MiG-31 and Su-35 fighters' pilots of the Western Military District complete flights as part of groups in the Tver region

26.11.2021 (12:30)

In the Tver region, at the airfield of operational-tactical aviation, pilots of the Leningrad Army of the Air Force and Air Defence of the Western Military District (WMD) conducted group flights to practice the tasks of the combat training course.

The pilots of the Su-35S and MiG-31 BM fighters of the air regiment performed takeoff, landing, flight at a given course as part of flights at medium and high altitudes, as well as interaction with the aerodrome flight control group.

The main purpose of the flights was to increase the efficiency of the actions of the crews of operational-tactical aviation when performing tasks as intended.