air craft military Aircraft Military

Behind the Scenes of Ukraine’s AFU: Exclusive Footage of Black Hawk Helicopter Training Unveiled

Recently, Ukraine’s Main Directorate of Intelligence’s special units participated in training exercises at one of the front lines, involving an American Black Hawk helicopter.

Here’s What We Observed

Ukraine’s Main Directorate of Intelligence states that special units practiced deploying combat groups on the battlefield, evacuation, descending from landing ropes, and conducting night flights.

The Black Hawk helicopter is designed to launch both guided and unguided Hellfire missiles. It can support infantry operations and transport various types of cargo. The Black Hawk is easy to pilot and boasts a high horizontal flight speed. It can remain airborne for approximately three hours and cover a distance exceeding 600 km. According to its crews and pilots, it surpasses its Soviet counterparts, the Mi-8 and Mi-24, in nearly all aspects.

Ukrainian crews mastered the Black Hawk within hours, conducting flights on the same day the helicopter arrived in Ukraine.

As per the helicopter’s lead pilot, this Black Hawk is actively participating in combat operations, including operations within enemy territory.

Related Posts

Cutting Ties: Turkey’s Solo Journey to Supercharged F-16s – Enhanced Radar, Advanced Missiles, and Independent Upgrades

The situation regarding Turkey’s acquisition of F-16 Fighting Falcon jets undergoes weekly fluctuations. It is probable that Turkey will internally enhance the fighters. Here’s What We Know: In…

Unleashing the VENOM: F-16 Fighter Jets Transformed into Cutting-Edge Experimental Drones

The US Air Force is seeking 1,000 guided unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to complement sixth- and fifth-generation fighters. In preparation for this endeavor, the Air Force plans to…

Next-Generation Dominance: US Navy’s Secretive F/A-XX Fighter Program to Supplant F/A-18E/F Super Hornet with $11.554bn Investment

The U.S. Navy is seeking over $11 billion by fiscal year (FY) 2028 for the development of the F/A-XX aircraft. This is the first time the service has…

Falling Short: US Air Force’s Critical Test Failure of Hypersonic AGM-183A ARRW Missile on B-52H Stratofortress Nuclear-Powered Bomber

On 13 March 2023, the US Air Force carried out another trial of a hypersonic missile. It has been discovered that the trial resulted in a lack of…

Mission Compromised: Shocking Revelation – Less than 30% of US F-35 Lightning II Fifth-Generation Fighters Combat-Ready

The Ministry of Defence is facing recurring issues with its fifth-generation F-35 Lightning II jets. Only a fraction of the aircraft are fully operational. Here’s What We Know:…



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *