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Spectacular Shots from Victory Day Aerial Rehearsal

Russian pilots dazzle onlookers with spectacular stunt flying in preparation for the May 9 Victory Parade

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This photo essay originally appeared at Sputnik


The first rehearsal of the aerial part of the Victory Day parade was held in the sky over Moscow on May 5. The most advanced Russian long-range, military transport, bombing, fighting and army planes flew in one united formation 200 meters above Red Square.
 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Mi-8 helicopter

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Su-34, Su-27 and MiG-29 aircraft

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Su-25SM aircraft

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Su-34, Su-27 and MiG-29 aircraft

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

A Mi-8 helicopter

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Mi-35 helicopters

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Su-27 and MiG-29 jet fighters

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Su-30SM and Su-35S aircraft

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Tu-22M3 aircraft

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Il-76 aircraft 

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Su-30SM and Su-35S aircraft

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

MiG-31 interceptor aircraft

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

MiG-29 and Su-25 crews formed the figure "70" of 15 aircraft in the sky

 

Breathtaking Stunt Flying: First Aerial Rehearsal of Moscow Victory Parade

Su-27 and MiG-29 jet fighters of the Russian Knights
 

 


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