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Today the crews of the Ka-27 naval helicopters of the Air Force and Air Defense Army of the Northern Fleet have worked in the Barents Sea to land on the deck of the frigate “Admiral Kasatonov”, located in the naval training grounds in the Barents Sea.

During the flight shift, five Ka-27 ship helicopters were involved, the crews of the ship helicopters made 29 landings on the ship while drifting and on the move, some of which – in the dark.

In addition, the helicopter pilots conducted overflights of the frigate “Admiral Kasatonov” in order to check its radio-technical armament, air defense systems, communications and aviation control systems.

As part of training flights, along with landing on the deck, the helicopter pilots worked out tactics of searching for and tracking the submarines of the imaginary enemy.

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