Military Periscope Logo

New Delhi Pulls Mi-35 Choppers From Congo Mission

June 16 2011


The Indian military is preparing to remove the last of its helicopters from the U.N. peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUSCO), reports the Press Trust of India.

At one point, New Delhi deployed 17 Mi-17, eight Mi-35 and Mi-25 helicopters to U.N. missions in the Congo and Sudan.

The remaining four Mi-35 attack helicopters in the Congo will return to India early next month at the end of a contract with the U.N. mission, Indian officials said.


Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.

Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country's armed forces
  • Militant organizations
laptop image

Try Military Periscope free for seven days

Military Periscope Logo

Your online source for military news, weapons, and nation's armed forces worldwide

Military Periscope FEDLINK information

Service ID: UC Contract Number: LCFDL19D0065

Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.

600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,

Washington DC, 20037, USA.

(+1) 202-450-3967

©Military Periscope 2022

All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.