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First flight of Special Forces Mi-8AMTSh-VN

According to the Russian Ministry of Defence (MoD), the new helicopter is the ‘world’s most armed and most protected military transport helicopter’.

The new variant is an extreme modernisation of the venerable Mi-8 helicopter making it an attack helicopter capable of transporting fully equipped troops and eliminating the need for attack helicopters to escort the Mi-8 on missions.

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