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Author Topic: Russian Air-force Has Budget Cuts: Unusual New Flying Techniques!  (Read 403 times)

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Online andrewfi

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Just saw this, budget cuts have forced innovations in training techniques. Formation flying is now being trained without aircraft:

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Re: Russian Air-force Has Budget Cuts: Unusual New Flying Techniques!
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2016, 08:01:51 AM »
Just saw this, budget cuts have forced innovations in training techniques. Formation flying is now being trained without aircraft:



 :ROFL:

They are flying helicopters.

Its easy to tell, they are hovering..

 :ROFL:
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Re: Russian Air-force Has Budget Cuts: Unusual New Flying Techniques!
« Reply #2 on: March 08, 2016, 08:50:09 AM »
It is a pity that in this configuration the pilots can not carry weapons!

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Re: Russian Air-force Has Budget Cuts: Unusual New Flying Techniques!
« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2016, 09:27:32 AM »
It is a pity that in this configuration the pilots can not carry weapons!



I suspect that they are carrying weapons of mass propagation...   :laugh:
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