The oldest aerobatic team "Rus" will be preserved


The oldest aerobatic team "Rus" will be preserved

22 February 2014 According to the official statement of the central office of the Russian DOSAAF, the oldest in the country aviation group of pilots of aerobatics "Rus" will not be disbanded. This question was raised when there were problems with its financing.

Flight group "Rus" is one of the oldest in Russia. It was formed in 1987 year, and pilots of the Vyazma flight test center entered it. Fly in a group on the combat jet aircraft L-39 "Albatross".

The pilots of "Rus" repeatedly took part in the air parades, which are regularly carried out over Tushino.

The uniqueness of this aerobatic team is that when you run your program, the distance between the machines does not exceed one meter.