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Mi-26 transferred to the TSB

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According to the news agency “Interfax-AVN", The press service of the Eastern Military District announces admission to the army aviation connecting a new transport Mi-26.

The car arrived from Rostov-on-Don from the factory site to the airfield of permanent deployment in Khabarovsk, breaking more than 10 thousand. Km. Along the way, eight refueling were made.



According to the tradition established in the mix, the pilots installed a symbolic talisman — a soft toy in the form of a teddy tiger cub — in the cockpit of the new helicopter.


The heavy helicopter Mi-26 began to develop at the beginning of the 70-ies as a replacement for the Mi-6. 14 December 1977 Mr. Mi-26 first took to the air.
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  1. soroKING
    soroKING 3 August 2017 05: 46
    +2
    Good cow good
    1. Rus86
      Rus86 3 August 2017 05: 50
      0
      Necessary. although for some reason it was thought that the distillation range is greater,
  2. Settlement Oparyshev
    Settlement Oparyshev 3 August 2017 06: 03
    +7
    She flew over us here, passed tests. We wish long years of service for the good of the Motherland.
  3. cobalt
    cobalt 3 August 2017 08: 23
    +2
    Hooray, we haven’t released new mi 26 for a long time, I hope there will be more.
  4. Naughty
    Naughty 3 August 2017 09: 00
    +1
    For this, that barely barely scraped money Not soon the next one will be If at all There will be All Main help to "friends" And yourself somehow
    1. Speak out
      Speak out 3 August 2017 11: 23
      +6
      Oh, come on, everything is bad, lie down and die.
      1. Manul
        Manul 3 August 2017 13: 40
        +1
        Quote: Speak out
        Oh, come on, everything is bad, lie down and die.

        The person already has no strength left to place punctuation marks, and you mock. Need to support the poor man laughing .
  5. intuzazist
    intuzazist 4 August 2017 04: 30
    0
    And what's the news then ?! The rotor is old, has been produced for a long time, the engine life is only 500 hours, the cost of flight hours is fantastic! Only gas workers and oil workers can afford it ....................