SOUTH aircraft equipped with new appliances and upgraded by 42%

"Air Connection SOUTH staffed new and upgraded appliances up to 42%, including in them are Su-27SM3 … and Su-25SM," — said the commander of the 4th Air Force and Air Defense Command, Major-General Andrei Yudin.

 

MOSCOW, March 30 — RIA Novosti.New and upgraded equipment is about 40% of aviation Southern Military District, said Saturday the commander of the 4th Air Force and Air Defense Command, Major-General Andrei Yudin.

"Air Connection SOUTH staffed new and upgraded appliances up to 42%, including in them are Su-27SM3 … and Su-25SM," — said Yudin on the radio station"Echo of Moscow".

In October last year, head of the press service of the district, Colonel Igor Gorbul announced plans SOUTH until the end of 2012 to get 50 new aircraft and helicopters. At the same time, he said, from 2009 to October 2012 the county has received more than 90 aircraft and helicopters.

In addition, in late February, the press service of the Southern Military District announced the first batch of the District of combat helicopters Ka-52 "Alligator". By July 2013 the county expects to receive more than ten of these machines.

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