Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Improved version of Russian Mi-28NM attack helicopter spotted in Moscow

The  improved version of Russian Mi-28NM attack helicopter was spotted at Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant.

Mi-28NM  has been in development since 2008. but specific characteristics are not known, but may include a low radar signature, extended range, advanced weapons control systems, air-to-air engagement capability, and increased top speed of 600 km/h (370 mph).

Recent press reports a new helmet imaging and targeting system which has been designed to display all the necessary visual information and for aiming at targets in any field of view.

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In particular, the machine needs to obtain Nadterechny radar Н025, as well as a new sighting and navigation complex, which includes the control system for landing in dense fog and at night. The machines will be installed in a dual control (duplicated in the workplace of the Navigator-operator).

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