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In Gelendzhik on the basis of the South aviation-rescue center EMERCOM of Russia are collecting with an aircrew of aircraft of EMERCOM of Russia. During the exercises practiced action over the water surface and draining of extinguishing liquid at night.

– Involved 2 helicopters Mi-8, Ka-32 helicopters and amphibious aircraft be-200. Helicopters work out measures on search and rescue the victim from the water surface, including Maritime, aircraft be-200 – takeoff and landing on water, landing and reception of the rescuers, including the fence and the drain of the extinguishing liquid, – said the head of aviation of EMERCOM of Russia, head of the Department of aviation and air rescue technologies Andrei Popov.

In training was attended by the crews of all air radiation-rescue forces of EMERCOM of Russia and rescuers of the southern regional search and rescue team and the CRIMEA SAVED.

– These fees help to improve the skills of the aircrew and rescuers during rescue operations on the water. This, in turn, helps in real emergency situations to perform a combat mission – to save people – said the head of the search and rescue and airborne service of the southern air rescue center of EMERCOM of Russia Yuriy Chertkov.

The event was divided into thematic blocks dedicated to the restoration and improvement of the skills flight and the instructor of the compositions of the aviation of EMERCOM of Russia in the operations and rescue operations over water out of sight of the coastline. In addition, also envisaged the improvement of the organization of interaction and coordination of air and ground forces and means of EMERCOM of Russia when carrying out search and rescue operations over water out of sight of the coastline.

– The rescuers of the Crimean PSO the Ministry of emergency situations of Russia regularly carry out training, rescue victims in the water. Today was is no exception, so no difficulties there. Skills recruited and those guys who first time got on the helicopter, says the Crimean PSO rescuer of EMERCOM of Russia (the rescuer 2 classes) Vitaly Korotchenko.

Training on simulators, theoretical study of the area of flying and flying over water will end on the 4th of July.

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