On January 26th, at the parade in New Delhi on the occasion of the Republic Day, the public will for the first time see combat Mi-17 helicopters purchased from Russia, the influential "Times of India" newspaper reported on Thursday.
According to the country's defense ministry, India purchased from Russia 40 multipurpose all-weather Mi-17 helicopters. Their delivery was completed in 2002 and at present they are in the inventory of the country's Air Forces.
Mi-17 helicopters have unique tactical technical characteristics and a set of weapons that allow them to fly at the minimal height and strike different targets, including military equipment, fortified facilities and bridges, with high precision.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year