As Deputy Defense Minister Yury Borisov noted, the appearance of the Mi-28HM differs significantly from the basic version of the Mi-28Н helicopter.
First of all, the functionality of the combat vehicle has been improved by changing the ergonomics of the crew cabin and installing a backup helicopter control system in the cockpit of the pilot-operator. The car acquired a modified fuselage, upgraded engines, an onboard complex of electronic equipment and a sight-sight system, a new auxiliary power unit, communications equipment with unmanned aerial vehicles.- said Borisov, whose words are quoted by the publication.
The laser defense complex also serves to increase the combat survivability of the helicopter. A control system weapons allows you to use at long distances guided missiles with laser and radar guidance systems.
Planned installation on the Mi-28HM nashlemnoy target designation and guidance. Together with the all-around radar of a circular view, it will significantly increase the effectiveness of the Night Hunter in all weather conditions.- noted Yuri Borisov.
We decided that further contracting of the "twenty-eighth" vehicles will be conducted in favor of the Mi-28HM- stressed the deputy head of the Ministry of Defense.