Mi-8 helicopter has been produced since the 1960s being one of the most popular in the world history. According to the number of the produced vehicles it only concedes to light multi-purpose and transport helicopters Bell UH-1 "Iroquois" and "Huey" but still being the most mass produced two-engine helicopter in the world. In general there have been built 12 000 Mi-8 helicopters, 2 000 of them have been exported to more than 40 countries
of the world. Half of them are still being used. One more world record is the number of Mi-8 modifications - there are more than 80 of them - transport, passenger, military, medical, agricultural ones etc. Yes, this model can perform a great number of tasks in different spheres of human activity all over the planet. Today we gonna fly over the snow covered city Surgut on one of such helicopters.