Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Peru to receive new Mi-35s

Peru is slated to receive two Mi-35P Hind helicopter gunships from Russia in late March. The helicopters were ordered in summer 2010 and will be used to combat drug trafficking and support operations against the Maoist group Sendero Luminoso. (See link for photos, article in Russian, translation via Google)

h/t Dirk Jan de Ridder

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