Georgia launched the first Su-25 attack aircraft restored by its own forces into the sky.
According to "Military
The Su-25 will be used for both training and combat purposes.
Journalists remind that the programThe restoration of the Su-25 was announced in 2020 by Irakli Garibashvili, who served as Georgian Defense Minister. In February 2021, the current minister Juansher Burchuladze announced the opening of an old aircraft plant. According to the head of the department, new planes will take off "every month."
Su-25s were manufactured back in the days of the USSR. Georgia is carrying out a major overhaul. It is noted that it is not known where Georgia gets the components for the aircraft - not from Russia for sure.