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Belarus' army gets six Mi-8 helicopters

Belarusian sky under technological security now as the country's Air Force received 6 MI-8 helicopters. The modern air vehicles can be used for military exercises, reconnaissance, rescue and medical purposes.

Manufacturers have improved specifications substantially increasing fuel tank capacity, upgrading navigation equipment, adding a weather radar, which can operate in harsh weather conditions.

In mid-2017, the Belarus Air Force will receive further six helicopters and the full squadron will begin honing their skills together.

Belarus' army gets six Mi-8 helicopters