19.03.2012 Drill of the mechanized parade column during preparation for military parade, dedicated to the 67th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War Around 100 items of armament and military vehicles of various Arms and Services of the Russian Federation’s Armed Forces to participate in the parade on the Red Square on May, 9th. (Photos: P. Gerasimov, “Krasnaya Zvezda”).
11.03.2012 Training flights of the pilots of the Eastern Military District Naval Aviation (the city of Kamchatka) The main task of the drill was preparation of the Ka-27 helicopter crews for participation in the international anti-piracy operation (Photos by S. Konovalov).
07.03.2012 Servicewomen of the control brigade, located in the Moscow Region, always ensure regular communication for the Command of the Western Military District Commanding officers describe servicewomen as competent and high qualified specialists.
22.02.2012 Vladimir Putin and the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation Anatoly Serdyukov visited the Tamanskaya Brigade
16.02.2012 Drill of the 449th Separate Salute Gun Battery of the Western Military District during the preparation for the solemn salute in Moscow, dedicated to the Defender of the Fatherland Day The salute is to be held on Feb. 23, 2012, in 9 p.m. local time in the Hero City of Moscow. 72 artillery installations in 12 various places of the capital are to fire salute.
16.02.2012 Tactical flight drill of the squadron from the Russian Army airbase in Novosibirsk (Photos: Y. Mukhin)
12.02.2012 70 years ago the legendary 76-mm divisional gun ZiS-3 entered service Solemn activities, dedicated to this memorable date, took place in the village of Vatutinki (the Moscow Region), where the 449th Separate Salute Guns Battery of the Western Military District is deployed.
05.02.2012 Tactical ski drill, perfomed by the staff of the Motorized Infantry units, deployed in the Western Siberia (Photos: Y. Mukhin)
26.01.2012 Scheduled flights of the pilots from the airbase Domna, located in the Eastern Military District (the Region of Khabarovsk) (Photos: O. Balashova)
21.01.2012 Combat-training exercises in the 187th Training Centre of the Engineering Corps Officers of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation celebrate the Engineering Corps’ Day on January 21.
10.01.2012 Donation ceremony of the mobile orthodox temple to the crew of the nuclear submarine cruiser Chelyabinsk (the town of Vilychinsk) Iconostasis is designed to be fitted easily into the small stateroom. It can be stored compactly and deployed quickly as needed. (Photo: S. Konovalov)
31.12.2011 How scouts met Father Frost (Photos by A. Verpeka)
26.12.2011 Reception of the crew of the strategic purpose submarine missile cruiser Podolsk (naval base of the Pacific Fleet Submarine Forces) (Photos by S. Konovalov)
16.12.2011 Ad hoc operational assembly, attended by officers of the Chief Command of the Army Main directions of the Army further improvement considering the perspectives of armament and military machinery development were scrutinized at the assembly.
29.11.2011 The newest Voronezh DM radar system is being put on combat duty Voronezh DM radar system has been adopted by the Aerospace Defence Forces. With rising possibilities it will cover a distance of 6000 km and keep about 500 objects simultaneously. (Photo: V. Savickiy)
28.11.2011 The Soviet counter-offensive during the Battle of Moscow Photos from the archive of the Voeninform Agency of the Defence Ministry of the Russian Federation
25.11.2011 Preparation of the Soyuz-2.1b carrier rocket for launch of the GLONASS-M satellite (Photos by V. Savickiy, O. Balashova)
21.11.2011 Practical drill of the separate armoured brigade's reconnaissance units (the town of Naro-Fominsk) (Photos by «Krasnaya Zvezda», O. Balashova)
17.11.2011 Anti-terror drill at the base of the separate brigade of special purpose of the Western Military District (the Tambov Region) (Photos by A. Verpeka)
13.11.2011 Exercise of the NBC Protection troops of the Shikhansky garrison (the Region of Saratov) During the exercise the tasks of creating an aerosol screen were worked out, as well as the order of actions of the flamethrower units in attack. (Photos by V. Savickiy, O. Balashova)
08.11.2011 Representatives of the Public Council of the Russian Ministry of Defence visited an assembly point of the military commissariat in Moscow Photos by V. Savickiy
04.11.2011 Combat training launch of the PC-12M Topol missile from the Plesetsk cosmodrome Photos by V. Savickiy
31.10.2011 Drill of the special purpose unit of the Western Military District on the «Path of the scout» Photos by O. Balashova
20.10.2011 Tactical exercise of the Western Military District missile formation at the range in the Leningrad Region The exercise is the scheduled training activity for missile formations and artillery of the District.