The armed forces of Russia and Serbia will hold a joint military exercise in September 2015. According to Russian Ministry of Defense, the decision was made at a conference with the participation of members of Command of Russian air forces and Serbian air forces held on March 12th 2015 in Moscow, IA REGNUM reports.
«Pilots of tactical aviation and army aviation of Russia and Serbia will take part in the exercise. The pilots will form a combined crews and perform different missions,» said in the statement.
In the network of the military exercise pilots of MiG-29 fighters will intercept air targets, while crews of Mi-8 military-transport helicopters will carry out landing of troops, provide air support to the army, destroy ground targets at a firing range using missiles and will also carry out search-and-rescue operations.