The first flight and tactical training of a fighter squadron equipped with the latest Su-35C will take place in the WMD aviation regiment in the Tver region
The aviation regiment of the Western Military District (WMD) in the Tver region will host the first tactical flight training of a fighter squadron equipped with the latest generation 4++ Su-35C fighters.
The Su-35 crews will make a withdrawal from the attack of a mock enemy, perform a flight from a permanent airfield in the Tver region to a reserve airfield, work out a number of special tasks in the conditions of counteraction by means of electronic warfare and detection by the S-400 air defence systems, as well as perform practical actions on aviation training grounds to defeat ground targets.
The exercise will be held from 4 to 6 February under the command of the commander of the mixed aviation division of the WMD. The event will involve three military airfields in the Voronezh, Kursk and Tver regions, as well as military aviation ranges in Karelia.