European Mi-24/35 Survey: Twilight Years of Cypriot Hinds?

The Cypriot National Guard is an established Hind operator. Back in 2001, it took on strength as many as 12 newly built Mi-35Ps in 2001, but its acquisition of the armoured attack type was not officially acknowledged until December 2002.

Cypriot National Guard Mi-35P [Babak Taghvaee]
The Mi-35Ps of the Cypriot National Guard were delivered in a slightly enhanced configuration when compared with the standard Mi-35P. The aircraft featured a refined airframe, an expanded arsenal and full NVG compatibility. Babak Taghvaee

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