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In a mixed regiment of Troops and forces on Severo-the East of Russia held a night practice interception of simulated intruder the air border of the Russian Federation. The actions of the unidentified aircraft mimicked one of the high-altitude fighter-interceptor MiG-31 naval aviation of the Pacific fleet.

From the airport Yelizovo to intercept the “intruder” was raised by the crew of another fighter-interceptor MiG-31 from the composition of rescue forces who worked for detection, capture sight and destroy targets with the implementation of electronic missile launch. Search for “violator of the state border,” the fighter pilots performed in collaboration with ground-based air defence.

In the course of the training command of the regiment appreciated the teamwork of the crew of the MiG-31, the fulfilment of the established norms of the rise and occupation of the area, and also the distance of the conditional destruction of the target.

Testing of fighter pilots perform tasks at night is a compulsory element of their training for combat duty in air defense.

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