All the aerobatic teams of Russian air forces, including the latest one – Krilya Tavridi (Wings of Taurida), are going to take part in Army-2015 International Military-Technical Forum, RIA Novosti reports with reference to Commander-in-Chief of the Russian air forces Viktor Bondarev.
The forum will be held in Moscow Region during the period from June 16th to 19th; it will be the largest show with the participation of Russian armed forces this year.
It was reported that Russian Knights (operating Su-27 fighters), Strizhi (MiG-29) and Berkuti (Mi-28N helicopters) aerobatic teams are going to participate in the forum. Earlier Bondarev said that Wings of Taurida would take part in the demonstration flights provided that the team has enough time to prepare.
“At Army-2015 forum the air forces will be represented by all the operated aircraft as well as air defense systems and equipment used by radio-technical troops. All the aerobatic teams will participate in the show; we are going to demonstrate their skills,” Bondarev said at an event held on the eve of the Day of Air Defense Forces to honor veterans of air defense forces. According to him, new aerobatic team Wings of Taurida (operating Yak-130 operational trainers) will surely take part in the forum.