The press service of the Eastern Military District reports that IL-38H crews will work more than 10 shifts.
From the message of the press service of the BBO about the navigation sighting and search complex "Novella-P-38":
Separate “Novels” systems can be used during search and rescue operations, in particular, to search for objects and people on the sea surface.
The upgraded anti-submarine aircraft IL-38H can carry up to 9 tons of weapons, while its systems can detect air targets at a distance of 90 km, underwater - up to 150 km, surface - to 320 km. Earlier it was reported that IL-38H is capable of tracking 32 targets simultaneously. Now, the Ministry of Defense states that the number of simultaneously accompanied targets by the anti-submarine Il-38H can reach 50 units.