MAKS 2017 Air Show takes off in Russia (Special Coverage)

Special thanks to Russian Helicopters Media Relations Department for helping with the filming.

The MAKS International Air and Space Show has kicked off at Zhukovsky International Airport, Moscow Region. Over 770 companies are taking part in the show, with about 84 aircraft expected to perform in aerobatics displays. The event, organized by the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Rostec State Corporation, will last through to July 23.

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