At the airbase army aviation, stationed in St. Petersburg, began the construction of a modern training complex with a total area of more than 4 thousand square meters, the press service of the defense Ministry.
“At specialized sites will have interactive simulators for training crews of helicopters Mi-8MTV-5, Mi-35 Crocodile, Mi-28N “Night hunter” of various modifications. The latest computer simulators made in the form of cabins of helicopters and are equipped with simulators of weapons control and technical means of helicopters. The simulators enable pilots to improve the management skills of the combat use of rocket and cannon armament on the various types of objectives in the most demanding conditions in day and night and also work out actions in emergency situations”, – noted in the defense Ministry.
It is planned that the training complex of training of the crews of army aviation will be commissioned in the summer of 2017.