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In the Leningrad Region, at the airfield of the Transport Mixed Aviation Regiment of the Leningrad Army of the Air Force and Air Defense of the Western Military District, training flights were conducted as part of control exercises for the summer training period of the 2021 academic year.

The crews of the An-26, An-12 and An-72 transport aircraft have worked out the basic elements of piloting: taxiing to the runway, takeoff, flight along a given route at different altitudes, air navigation, landing approach with a go-around, etc.

In addition, the crews of the Mi-8 multipurpose helicopters practiced takeoff and landing on unprepared sites of limited size, air navigation elements, and hovering over the point.

More than 20 aircraft and helicopters, over 120 military personnel of the flight and engineering personnel were involved in training flights.

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