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Russia upgrades Mi-8 MTKO Hip helicopters
Ekaterinburg, Russia - They were fitted out with advanced optical system
Some 20 Mi-8 MTKO Hip helicopters fitted with optical systems made by the Ural optical-mechanical plant are now in use by army aviation units. "The tests of the upgraded helicopters proved advanced specifications of the GOES- 321 unified hydro-stabilized optical and electronic systems capable of round-the-clock operation," a spokesman for the plant's management said. He added that Mi-8 MTKO helicopters...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency