Probably you’ve been at an air show at least once and could see various aerobatic maneuvers in the sky. The main heroes of an occasion usually stay behind-the-scenes. This post is about aerobatic teams “Rus” and “Pervy Polet” (“First Flight”) who make the skies brighter.
These are the aircrafts of the “Rus” aerobatic team.
The aerobatic team “Rus” was officially created on the 3rd of June, 1987, it was the day when they first showed the formation from nine planes in the sky.
At the “Aviaswit” show they performed with the biggest plane An-225 “Mriya”.
The team has shown more than 300 performances for twenty five years. Today it takes part in many important mass events of Russia, Czech Republic, Belarus, Latvia, Estonia, Denmark, Ukraine.