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Belarusian pilots preparing for International Army Games 2017

Belarusian crews of helicopters are getting ready for international army games. In 2017, one of the most spectacular events – air darts - will be held in China.

Belarusian pilots will perform on new Mi-8 helicopters. It differs from its predecessor thanks to improved flight characteristics. The pilots are training near Osipovichi, Belarus.

The competition program includes several stages: reconnaissance, use of air weapons and physical fitness. The training conditions will be more complicated as new fire missions have been added.

In 2016, the Belarusian crews brought home silver, losing only to the hosts of the tournament - Russia.

Belarusian pilots preparing for International Army Games 2017