More than 50 crews of the Aerospace Forces arrived in Ryazan to participate in the all-army competition Aviadarts-2021
More than 50 air crews of the Aerospace Forces arrived in Ryazan to participate in the all-army air training competition Aviadarts-2021.
The flight personnel of the operational-tactical, army and military transport aviation performed flights on regular aircraft equipment from the points of permanent deployment to the Diaghilev airfield.
Competitions among military pilots will be held in the period from May 21 to June 5. The practical part of the competition, including combat use against ground targets, will be held at the Dubrovichi training ground (Ryazan region).
Pilots will compete in the following elements of the competition: physical training, visual aerial reconnaissance, piloting techniques, navigation. Air combat has also been added for fighter aircraft crews.
The final stage will be the combat use of aircraft weapons against ground targets. The crews will perform practical launches of unguided aircraft missiles, bombing and firing from aircraft guns. For maximum objectivity of the assessment of combat use, a draw of targets will be held among the crews, and each contestant will also have two attempts.
Preliminary selection stages of the competition were held in aviation units, formations and military districts. In total, more than 200 crews of the Russian Aerospace Forces took part in them.
More than 30 airfields and more than 150 pieces of aviation equipment of 15 types, including Su-27SM3, Su-30SM, Su-35S fighters, Su-24M and Su-34 bombers, Su-25 attack aircraft of various modifications, Mi-8, Mi-24, Mi-28N and Ka-52 helicopters and others, were involved in the competition.