Young pilots of the Pacific Fleet completed anti-submarine missions on Tu-142MZ aircraft

October 17, 2018 (Google Translation) – At the aerodrome Kamenny Ruche of the naval aviation of the Pacific Fleet, scheduled training flights were conducted in order to co-ordinate young crews of long-range anti-submarine aircraft Tu-142MZ with the development of anti-submarine missions over the sea. In the course of the flights, the crews of two anti-submarine aircraft Tu-142mz worked out anti-submarine missions for their intended purpose — the search, classification and tracking of submarines of a conventional enemy. The crews of the Tu-142, under the guidance of experienced instructors of the…

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Pacific Fleet Long-Range ASW Air Force conducts practical bombing to engage sea targets

Today, in accordance with the PF Naval Air Force combat training plan, the Tu-142MZ long-range ASW aircraft carried out practical bombing to engage sea targets. While flying, the ASW aircraft practiced the assigned tasks – search, identification and tracking of the simulated enemy’s ships. Simulated targets were defeated by the P-50T aerial bombs. In addition, anti-submarine pilots trained in using radar and hydro-acoustic detection means, setting buoys, receiving and analyzing the information transmitted by them. In total, six crews of anti-submarine aircraft of the Pacific Fleet were involved in the…

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