Egypt—Military Confirms Acquisition Of Mi-24 In Video

Defence Web | 01/14/2020

The Egyptian military has confirmed that it is operating Russian-built Mi-24 Hind attack helicopters, reports Defence Web (South Africa).  In a video released by the defense ministry on Monday, two Mi-24s are shown flying alongside Egyptian Sea King helicopters during the Qadir 2020 exercise. Analysts believed that the military had acquired at least one squadron of Mi-24 in 2017 after satellite photos showed what appeared to be several Mi-24s near Alexandria.  As many as 12 helicopters...

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