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Pilots of the Western Military District have executed long-distance flight with air refueling


Crews of the SU-34 bombers and fighters MiG-31BM of the Western Military District (WMD) which are based on one of airfields in the Voronezh region have worked flight and tactical tasks on refueling of planes in air for commission of long-distance flights. Crews of the first and second class operational and tactical aircraft and the aviation Il-78 tanker of Russian Aerospace Forces within 8 hours have executed over 120 exercises on fuel refueling. Refueling was carried out at the heights from 4 to 8 thousand meters at a speed over 500 km/h. Timely performance of one of the most difficult exercises on air refueling considerably expands the radius of educational and fighting application of operational and tactical aircraft and allows to work in the areas which are on considerable removal from places of basing. Pilots SU-34 or MiG-31BM have to approach the air tanker on distance of 10-15 meters and the released bar to zakontaktirovat about the refueler's cone sensor then to sustain the place in a system before completion of intake of fuel. About 30 pilots of the SU-34 bombers and fighters MiG-31BM were involved in working off of flight and tactical tasks on refueling. For only three days crews have executed over 120 exercises on refueling as in day, and night time of day, alone and couples.
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