The pilots of the Russian military base in Armenia and spend the skills of air combat
Aircrew aviation unit of the Russian military base stationed in the Republic of Armenia, started to perform flight tasks on the MiG-29 in adverse weather conditions.
During the flight focuses on enhancing the skills of piloting and maintenance of air combat in low clouds and fog at low altitude over the mountains, reaching a height of 4-5 thousand meters above sea level.
In order to improve and test the combat skills of military pilots in the aviation unit is actively used as effective teaching method as aerial duel. This is the most effective way to teach pilots the most of his fighters and modern weapons.
Great importance attaches to the command of the training of young pilots. Each of them received the results of 2012 class qualification of "military pilot 2nd class", and the two pilots prepared for delivery to the class qualification of "military pilot 1st class."
Over the past 2012 academic year aircrew airbase flew about 800 sorties. Fighter aircraft MiG-29 had more than 500 mock battles, both within the individual training of crews, and as part of groups.