Aviadarts final stage kicks off at training ground near Ryazan
At the Dubrovichi training ground in the Ryazan region, the final stage of Aviadarts 2019 international competition began.
During the day, all 43 crews participating in the competition will conduct the second attempt of combat use on ground targets.
The crews of fighter, assault and army aviation aircraft will have to launch unguided missiles and fire from an aircraft gun, the flight crews of bomber and long-range aviation will have to conduct bombing, and the pilots of military transport aviation will have to land cargo for precision landing.
Specially for the most spectacular part of the competition, targets for small arms, missile and bomb weapons were prepared. In case of hitting an appointed area, points are awarded depending on the distance from the target.
On the eve at Dubrovichi training ground, each of the participantss made the first attempt at combat use. .
Crews will be evaluated by the referees, which includes representatives of all countries participating in the competition.
Aviadarts 2019 competition involves teams of the People’s Republic of China, the Republic of Belarus and Kazakhstan, and the Russian Federation. In total, the competition gathered 43 crews of fighter, bomber, assault, army, long-range and military transport aviation.
Fighter jets: Su-35S, Su-30SM (Russian Federation), Su-30 (Republic of Kazakhstan), J-10 (People's Republic of China);
Bomber aviation: Su-34 (Russian Federation), JH-7A (People's Republic of China);
Assault aviation: Su-25 (Russian Federation), Yak-130 (Republic of Kazakhstan);
Long-range aviation: Tu-22M3 (Russian Federation), N-6K (People's Republic of China);
Military transport aviation: Il-76 (Russian Federation), Y-9 (People's Republic of China);
Army aviation(combat helicopters): Ka-52, Mi-28N (Russian Federation), Mi-24 (Republic of Belarus), Mi-35 (Republic of Kazakhstan);
Army aviation(transport helicopters): Mi-8 (Russian Federation), Mi-8 (Republic of Belarus), Mi-171 (People's Republic of China).