Aviadarts 2020 kicks off in Ryazan
In Ryazan, the opening ceremony of the all-Russian stage of the Aviadarts-2020 flight skills competition took place at the Diaghilev airfield. The event was held under the leadership of the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Aerospace Forces, Lieutenant General Andrey Yudin.
The ceremony was attended by the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Aerospace Forces, Lieutenant General Andrei Yudin, Governor of the Ryazan Region, teams of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus.
During the competition, the pilots will compete in the following disciplines: physical training, aerial reconnaissance, navigation, piloting technique, combat use against ground targets.
More than 40 crews take part in the competition. Each team performs on its own aviation equipment. (Involved aircraft: Su-35S, Su-30sm, Su-25 of various modifications, Yak-130; helicopters: Ka-52, Mi-28N, Mi-24, Mi-9 of various modifications).
The competition will be held in 4 categories for types of aviation: fighter aviation, assault aviation, army aviation on combat and army aviation on transport and combat helicopters.
The competition will last until September 5.