Russian attack helicopter destroys VIP stands at Indonesian military parade

Russian Mi-35 attack helicopter was taking part in a military parade held in Indonesia, when the pilot flew too low above the ground and demolished holiday banners. The tribune on which Indonesian top military officials sat was also destroyed. 

Apparently no one on the ground was injured in the accident. 

The event was dedicated to the 74th anniversary of the creation of the Indonesian army. 

The maximum speed of the Mi-35 attack helicopter is 310 kilometers per hour (192 m/h).

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.