Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation : More in detail


25.10.2017 (17:42)

Main stage of Russian Airborne and Aerospace Forces exercise takes place near Ulyanovsk

In course of the main stage of the Russian Airborne and Aerospace Forces exercise, transport aircraft dropped over 2,500 troops in the Ulyanovsk region.

Before the airborne operation, Su-34 bombers hit targets, which imitated combat vehicles and manpower of the simulated enemy.

Military transport aircraft have conducted such large-scale operation for the first time.

The exercise was held in course of summer training period examination. 

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Military Transport Aviation , Aerospace Forces , Exercises
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