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In the Republic of Karelia, at the airfield of the fighter aviation regiment of the Leningrad Air Force and Air Defense Association of the Western Military District, on the eve of the celebration of the Day of the Navy, a ground training was held for “flying on foot” of naval aviation crews.

To conduct ground training on the runway, a flight diagram was drawn over St. Petersburg. Crews on foot, consisting of units by type of aircraft, completed line-ups in a parade formation, maintained distances and intervals, worked out the procedure for radio communication with the flight director of the airfield ground control point, as well as the procedure for emergency situations, for example, engine failure or on-board navigation system …

Su-33 carrier-based fighters, Su-30 and Su-27 fighters will take off from the Petrozavodsk airfield.

On July 25, during the air part of the Main Naval Parade, 48 units of airplanes and helicopters of naval aviation in a single formation will fly over the central part of St. Petersburg.

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