16 Russian Air Force Mi-8AMTShs on record ferry flight

The Russian Air Force has deployed 16 brand new Mil Mi-8AMTSh ‘Hip’ gunships to Exercise Vostok 2014. They flew them Iturup, on the largest island of the South Kuril Islands, over sea to Yelizovo base, in Kamchatka – Russia’s Far East.  In doing so, a record was set for the longest ever sea crossing by […]