HuAF Mil helicopters - Cooperation Ability Demonstration

Scroll down for the content list! This demonstration was performed by special-ground forces and the airforce to show the ability of the cooperation between ground and air troops. The Mi-17 brought and took down the soldiers by slide rope, while one of the 24 was released two snipers. The whole operation was escorted by two Mi-24 attack helicopter. After the mission was done, the cargo helicopter came back and took up the unit with quick evacuation rope. The low passes from the Mi-24s were not the part of the demo. This show took place during the Day of the Hungarian Defence Forces in Budaörs. The purpose of this three-day event was to show the public the future military equipment for the public and was to raise the interest of youngsters. Besides the air force, ground forces were showed, such as special forces, or explosive detection with dogs. Mil Mi-17 (HIP) is a medium twin-turbine transport helicopter. It was designed in the Soviet Union, manufactured in two factories: Kazan and Ulan-Ude. Developed from the basic Mi-8 airframe, with more powerful Klimov TV3-117MT engines, the rotor system, the transmission and the fuselage were also improved for heavier loads. Almost 60 versions were made and flew in nearly 80 countries. Modernised versions of this helicopter are still in production nowadays! Mil Mi-24 (Hind) is a large helicopter gunship, attack helicopter and low-capacity troop transport with room for eight passengers. It is produced by Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant and has been operated since 1972 by the Soviet Air Force and its successors, along with more than 30 other nations. The Mi-24 fuselage is heavily armored and can resist impacts from 12.7 mm (0.50 in) rounds from all angles. The titanium rotor blades are also resistant to 12.7 mm rounds. The cockpit is protected by ballistic-resistant windscreens and a titanium-armored tub. The cockpit and crew compartment are overpressurized to protect the crew in NBC conditions. Thanks to its very good military characteristics, the Mi-24 was used more than 25 war situation. 331 and 332 was formerly used by the German Airforce. They arrived here in the eary 90's and they were stored at Szentkirályszabadja, later at Szolnok AB. In 2018 they were carried to Russia, both them were overhauled and started to fly it the fleet of the Hungarian Air Force. #honvédelminap #budaörs ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Content: 0:00 - Mi-24s take-off 0:35 - low pass from the 24s 0:55 - 331 - gear down/landing 1:40 - deployment of snipers 2:00 - 331 - take-off 2:30 - providing combat space 4:30 - Mil Mi-17 arriving 4:45 - deployment of special troops 5:20 - spectacular gateway by the Mi-17 6:10 - Mi-17 back 6:40 - attaching the quick evacuation rope (fast forward) 7:00 - withdraval of special troops 8:06 - low passes by the overhauled Mi-24 helicopters ___________________________________________________________________________________________ This video was recorded with a Canon Legria HF-G26 + RODE Stereo VideoMic Pro Rycote
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