Unannounced combat readiness inspection of the Aerospace Forces
In accordance to the order of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Armed Forces, unannounced combat readiness inspection of the Aerospace Forces has been held since February 7.
Special attention is paid to deploying of the air defence systems and readiness of aviation groupings for repelling aggression.
All inspected military units and formations are involved in tactic exercises and control activities.
The General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces has formed control groups and organized their operation in the Main Command, formations and military units of the Aerospace Forces.
Deputies of the Minister of Defence and chiefs of central military control bodies organized operation process of the subordinate units in accordance to their responsibility zone.
In total, about 45,000 servicemen and about 1,700 pieces of armament and military hardware, including 150 aircraft and 200 air defence complexes, are involved in the inspection.