The Mil Mi-24 (Nato reporting name Hind) No. 7430 is a large helicopter gunship. This Mi-24U was fought 149 battles during Cambodia-Vietnamese war. The Kamov Ka-25 (Nato reporting name Hormone) No. 7511 is a multi-purpose shipboard helicopter.
This is the historical central area of Hanoi, capital of Hanoi. Hanoi estimated population 3,398,889 (2007), is the capital and second-largest city of Vietnam. From 1010 until 1802, with a few brief interruptions, it was the political centre of an independent Vietnam. It was eclipsed by Huế during the Nguyen Dynasty as the capital of Vietnam, but Hanoi served as the capital of French Indochina from 1887 to 1954. From 1954 to 1976, it was the capital of North Vietnam.