Russian fighter aircrafts from Sokol airbase flew
It is noted that MiG-31 fighter-interceptors are being redeployed from the Urals to
«The upgraded MiG-31BM fighter has a modern control system, can simultaneously hit six air targets, including cruise and ballistic missiles," the report said.
According to the assistant to the commander of the troops of the Central Military District, Colonel Yaroslav Roshchupkin, the pilots began training flights in the area of Edelweiss testing site on the
«They will also work out the interception of air targets, complex aerobatics in various weather conditions in conjunction with the crews of reconnaissance, assault and army aviation," Yaroslav Roshchupkin summed up.