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Russian Helicopters Really Are Good!  
User currently offlineAlberchico From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 3069 posts, RR: 0
Posted (7 years 1 week 9 hours ago) and read 2681 times:


They might be old and have old analogue cockpits but their helicopters have been exported to many countries around the world. Don't forget the video at the bottom of the photos!!!

short summary of every jewish holiday: they tried to kill us ,we won , lets eat !
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User currently offlineOV735 From Estonia, joined Jan 2004, 939 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (7 years 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 2435 times:

While I don't disagree with you - many of the Soviet aircraft, both fixed-winged and rotary, are impressive in performance characteristics and reliability, one has to admit that the countries they have been exported to, were usually at one point "friendly" countries with the unjustified words "democratic republic" in their names. Not many of them serve with countries that can be considered to be "Western" throughout the 20th century.

User currently onlineTK787 From United States of America, joined Jan 2006, 4977 posts, RR: 11
Reply 2, posted (7 years 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 2411 times:

Last night while doing some internet search I realized that the US 6th Special Ops. is using Mil Mi-8 for training also.

User currently offlineJorge1812 From Germany, joined Apr 2004, 3153 posts, RR: 6
Reply 3, posted (7 years 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 2344 times:

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