03.04.2015 (16:27) Southern MD Air Force rescuers training In the course of the education training, search-and-rescue and parachute-assault specialists of the 4th Air Force and Air Defence Command and of the Black Sea Fleet will perform about 70 parachute jumps from altitudes of 200-4000 meters.
02.04.2015 (15:50) More than 30 Air Force helicopters arrived at the Kubinka airfield to get prepared for the military parade The Berkuty acrobatics helicopter group as well as pilots of Ka-52 Alligator, Mi-35M, Mi-26T, Mi-8AMTSh Terminator and Ansat-U helicopters are preparing for the military parade.
01.04.2015 (16:40) Russian Air Force to demonstrate new items of military equipment at the Forum “Army-2015” Among the samples are S-400 air defence missile systems, Pantsir-1 missile-artillery complexes, Nebo-M radar systems, Su-30SM, Su-34, Su-35S, Yak-130 and An-148 aircraft, Ka-52, Mi-28N, Mi-8AMTSh helicopters and others.
01.04.2015 (14:55) Command-and-staff exercise of Russian Air Force long-range aviation started in Saratov region Tu-160, Tu-95MS, Tu-22M3 missile carrier crews will practice relocation, aircraft reconnaissance, enemy Air Defence system evading, cooperation with friendly fighters.
01.04.2015 (06:49) Crews of the Eastern MD Air Force Air Defence Troops repelled imaginary enemy airstrike in the course of the exercise Over 30 aerodynamic targets imitating imaginary enemy aircrafts and cruise mis-siles were destroyed.
31.03.2015 (22:55) More than 300 Russian aviation crews took part in the first qualification stage of the “Avidarts-2015” competition The competitions were held in aviation units at 15 training grounds. 140 crews reached the second stage of the competition, which will take place in the military districts, and formations of the Russian Air Force until late April.
31.03.2015 (13:28) The Air Force to take part in the military parade in Rostov-on-Don for the first time The Su-24, Su-25, Su-27, Su-34, MiG-29 airplanes and the Mi-8, Mi-26, Mi-28, Mi-35, Ka-52 helicopters will fly in a single formation at the altitude of 150-350 meters. There will be a total of 37 modern aircraft of the 4th Air and Air Defense Command.
27.03.2015 (23:11) Russian Air Force attack aircraft was named after a distinguished military man It was named after the Hero of the Soviet Union Vladimir Zhigunov, a distinguished attack aircraft pilot during the Great Patriotic War.
26.03.2015 (21:29) Army aviation pilots from the Russian airbase in Armenia practicing parachute jumping In the course of a month every pilot will perform more than 20 airborne training exercises and will accomplish the same quantity of parachute jumps of different difficulty at Syzran Air Force Academy in Samara region.
24.03.2015 (19:20) Tactical training of the Southern MD army aviation flight crews is conducted in Krasnodar Krai It involves over 60 pilots, flight engineers and land maintenance servicemen as well as about 20 Mi-28N, Mi-8AMTSh, Mi-24P and Mi-35 helicopters.