|Russian Mil Mi-8.|
|First flight||July 7th, 1961.|
|Primary user||Soviet Air Force.|
|Number built||more than 17000 examples.|
The Mil Mi-8 is one of the most famous helicopter built in USSR during the Cold War. It's used for transport and attack by more than 50 countries in the world. It's the basis of Mil Mi-14 and Mil Mi-17 helicopters.