14.04.2011 Flight and methodology assembly with the rookie aircrews of Su-27 and MiG-31 aircraft (Khotilovo airbase, Tver’ Region) During the assembly pilots practiced taking off, landing and performing flight tasks in intricate meteorological conditions, day and night, and learned in-flight interaction.
12.04.2011 The comprehensive multi-service exercise of the Northern Fleet in the Barents Sea During the exercise warships completed numerous artillery, missile and torpedo firings, bombings, placing of mine barriers, trained joint ships maneuvering, searching, tracking and conditional elimination of a submarine.
05.04.2011 Awarding the Order of Kutuzov to the 45th separate Guards Airborne Commando regiment The Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Federation Armed Forces awarded the Order of Kutuzov to the 45th separate Guards Airborne Commando regiment which already has the Order of Alexander Nevsky.
05.04.2011 The 20-year anniversary of the «Russian Knights» aviation aerobatics group (Kubinka airbase, Moscow Region) Nowadays, the «Russian Knights» had been and remain the only aerobatic group in the world, performing aerobatic maneuvers on heavy Su-27 fighters.
31.03.2011 The training complex of the Northern Fleet submariners (the city of Gadzhiyevo) The emergency situations training complex for nuclear-powered submarines crews.
15.02.2011 The 606th Red Banner Guards air defence missile regiment (the city of Elektrostal’, Moscow Region)
11.02.2011 G.S. Titov Separate Command and Measurement Complex of the Main Test Centre for space systems trials and control
08.02.2011 The 344th Army Aviation Centre of aircrews combat training and transition (Torzhok, Tver’ Oblast)
28.10.2010 The operational-tactical exercise «Interaction-2010» of the CSTO Collective Rapid Reaction Force (Chebarkul’, Chelyabinsk region) More than 1700 personnel from six CSTO member states participated in the exercise. About 270 units of combat and special-purpose vehicles, 30 aircraft and helicopters were involved.
24.10.2010 The joint Indo-Russian antiterrorist exercise «Indra 2010» (Republic of India) The Russian Federation Armed Forces were represented by more than 200 personnel of the separate mechanized infantry (mountain) brigade stationed in the Karachai-Cherkess Republic.
24.09.2010 The joint counterterrorist exercise «Peaceful Mission 2010» of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states (Matybulak firing ground, the Republic of Kazakhstan) From the Russian party more than 1000 personnel took part in the exercise, about 130 armored vehicles, more than 100 automotive vehicles, aircraft and helicopters were deployed.
07.09.2010 Long-distance cruise of the Guards missile cruiser «Moskva» of the Black Sea Fleet The warship participated in the operational-strategic exercise «Vostok 2010» and conducted 30 different surface and aerial shootings.
23.08.2010 The Command and Staff exercise with the 98th Guards Airborne Division (Photo by Olga Balashova)
29.06.2010 Operational-Strategic exercise «Vostok 2010» A few tens of thousands of personnel participated in the exercise, up to 70 aircraft, 2,500 units of weapons, combat and special-purpose vehicles; up to 30 warships were deployed.
09.05.2010 The military parade dedicated to the 65th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War (Moscow) The parade was attended by 11,335 personnel of the Russian Federation Armed Forces and Armed Forces of 13 foreign countries.
22.04.2010 The joint antiterrorist Command Post Exercise exercise «Rubezh 2010» of the CSTO Collective Rapid Reaction Force (Republic of Tajikistan)
09.04.2010 Preparation for the military parade dedicated to the 65th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War (Alabino, Moscow Oblast)
26.03.2010 The Command Post Exercise of the 76th Guards Air-Assault Division (Pskov) For the first time in the history of the Airborne Force 3 combat crews (2 men strong each) were air dropped inside 3 BMD-2 airborne combat vehicles.
Opto-electronic space control complex «Okno» (the city of Nurek, Republic of Tajikistan) The complex is designed for quick receiving of information about the space situation, cataloging of artificial space objects, identifying their class, designation and current status.
Preparation for the military parade dedicated to the 66th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War (Alabino, Moscow Oblast)