Helicopter Flies Mere Meters Above Highway-Get Low, Chechnya Style!!

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A car’s dashcam captured a helicopter flying just above the Rostov-Baku highway, near Gudermes in Russia’s Chechen Republic, earlier in May. The chopper flew just several meters above a barrier dividing the highway lanes as cars and other vehicles whizzed past.

As you can see the chopper flew just several meters above a barrier dividing the highway lanes as cars and other vehicles whizzed past.

Besides the risk of distracting drivers, with vehicles traveling on both sides, any failure or bad move could have had devastating effects.According to The Aviationist, combat helicopter pilots often fly at low altitudes for navigation and masking training.

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Also, the Mi-8 Hip in the video appears similar to those used by Russian military forces, according to RT. But it’s unclear who was operating the one shown in the clip or what the operator was doing flying that low.

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