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Fighter training exercises of the Western Military District "Ladoga-2016"

At the end of March, over the water area of ​​Lake Ladoga, a fighter tactical training exercise, already traditional, took place. aviation Western military district "Ladoga-2016".

Fighter pilots of aviation units based in the Voronezh, Tver, Kursk regions and the Republic of Karelia participated.

A few days about fifty pilots on the MiG-29SMT, MiG-31BM, Su-34, and various versions of the Su-27 performed combat firing, guided missile launches, practiced air combat, improved their skills in detecting air targets, their interception and defeat as during the day and at night.
One of the most difficult exercises was to destroy the light bombs.

Air targets were launched from a height of more than 10 000 meters from Su-27 aircraft.

At the same time, the pilots independently carried out a search for targets and an escort for escort, while being in the zone of combat duty in the air.
During the main stage of the exercise, over a hundred air-to-air missiles were spent, more than 1500 ammunition for fighter cannons.
Following the results of combat shooting after the analysis of all stages of the exercise by the qualification commission of the ZVO, the young pilots will receive admission to combat duty to protect the airspace of the Russian Federation.

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  1. Red_Hamer
    Red_Hamer April 3 2016 04: 52
    From the territories of Poland and the Baltic states, the smell of "rotten eggs" is still heard.
    1. aszzz888
      aszzz888 April 3 2016 07: 11
      Red_Hamer (1) RU Today, 04:52 AM New
      From the territories of Poland and the Baltic states, the smell of "rotten eggs" is still heard.

      Well, what are you so on them, really. They will put up a fence on the border against the "Russian threat"! fellow
    2. Army1
      Army1 April 3 2016 17: 14
      Good news, the army ordered another 30 SU 30SM
  2. Siberia M 54
    Siberia M 54 April 3 2016 06: 28
    And the planes are handsome! Do not tear your eyes! fellow
  3. aszzz888
    aszzz888 April 3 2016 07: 13
    How they look - and fly! Wonderful cars! good
  4. zulusuluz
    zulusuluz April 3 2016 09: 02
    You can endlessly admire the volcanic eruption, look at the burning fire ... Here you can also add the demonstration flights of Russian aircraft. The French engineer was right when he said: "... just some kind of UFO ..."
  5. Cap.Morgan
    Cap.Morgan April 3 2016 23: 09
    The fuselage is interesting. The hump is ...