The competition of the crews of the army and operational-tactical aviation of the Southern Military District Aviadarts-2021 is being held in Kuban
At the airfield of the assault aviation regiment, based in the Krasnodar territory, the second qualifying stage of the competition of professional skills of flight crews Aviadarts-2021 of the Army International Games of 2021 is being held.
The competition is attended by the crews of army and tactical aviation units and military units based in the Rostov, Volgograd regions, Stavropol and Krasnodar territories, Su-25SM attack aircraft, Su-30SM fighters, Su-34 fighter-bombers, Ka-52 Alligator, Mi-28N and Mi-35M attack helicopters, as well as Mi-8AMTSh Terminator transport and combat helicopters.
During the contest, the crews need to go through a predetermined route about 150 km long, at the specified time to reach three turning points, and also to overcome the air defence system.
When performing flight missions, military personnel launch unguided missiles, drop aerial bombs, and fire from a 30-mm aircraft gun at ground targets that imitate military equipment and manpower of a mock enemy.
In total, more than 40 SMD best aviation crews take part in the competition.