21.03.2015 (21:16) “Contract service is your choice” event successfully held in Rostov Over 50 000 inhabitants of Rostov-on-Don visited the event throughout the day and more than 300 people expressed their willingness to serve in the Russian Armed Forces.
21.03.2015 (11:09) Commander-in-Chief of the Air Force Victor Bondarev had a meeting with inmates of orphan home located in Rostov-on-Don During his visit he told the kids about the peculiarities of the Air Force military service and the modern combat aviation development. He also invited them to see the Russian Knights air group performance.
20.03.2015 (16:52) “Wings of Tavrida” aerobatic group to participate in the Military Parade Pilots will fly over the Red Square for the first time within formations with minimal intervals and distances.
20.03.2015 (16:08) Central MD pilots completed the district stage of the Aviadarts contest in conditions of the partial eclipse They said the eclipse cannot hamper the operation of the modern control systems and, consequently, affect the flight results and thus it can be considered a minor distraction.
20.03.2015 (08:04) Western MD strike and army aviation crews eliminated the imaginary enemy force grouping at the Arctic training ground Moreover the Mi-8 helicopters dropped tactic assault group and Mi-24 helicopters provided air coverage to the military transport aviation helicopters.
19.03.2015 (08:10) Crews of strategic bombers carry out flights in the Arctic Region imitating activities of imaginary enemy A group of strategic bombers Tu-95MS has performed entry into responsibility zone of the Kola Air Defence formation from different directions playing the role of different types of targets.
19.03.2015 (07:15) Baltic Fleet naval aviation crews performed night training flights Among the obligatory elements there are imitation of air combat and compelling a trespasser to land.
18.03.2015 (17:20) Reconnaissance men of the Ivanovo Airborne formation landed on Novaya Zemlya and Franz Joseph Land The main task of the airborne troops is to strengthen the defence of the strategic objects located in the Arctic region and to ensure the safe landing of the main forces.
18.03.2015 (13:05) During the strategic command-and-staff training the Southern MD attack and army aviation perform redeployment at operational airfields In particular, composite air squadron of the Southern MD consisting of 10 Mi-8 and Mi-24N helicopters has been redeployed at the Krymsk airfield in Krasnodar Krai.
17.03.2015 (11:16) Russian Knights pilots to take part in a campaign for contract service in Rostov-on-Don The crews will demonstrate the best elements of their aerobatic programme – flights in pairs, within a group of 6 aircraft at minimum intervals and distances as well as solo flying.