Mi-35M, unlike its base model, has non-retractable chassis. This is necessary to quench energy in emergency situations associated with a helicopter crash. The Supercrocodile also has a shorter wing with two suspension points instead of three. The helicopter is equipped with more modern onboard radio-electronic equipment, navigation and indication complex.
Thanks to the new technological solutions, the Mi-35M has increased combat effectiveness and survivability, improved performance. The helicopter is able to use a wide range of weapons, including high-precision weapon.