18.06.2011 Solemn graduation ceremonies in educational institutions of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation
10.06.2011 Demonstration of promising military automotive vehicles Research Testing Centre of Automotive Technologe of the 3rd Central Research Institute of the RF Defence Ministry in the town of Bronnitsy
31.05.2011 Training flights of pilots of the Baltic Fleet Naval Aviation ASW helicopter squadron's pilots worked out takeoff and landing of Ka-27 helicopters, made flights to the specified sea square for surveying sea surface.
26.05.2011 Small artillery ship of the Caspian Flotilla «Astrakhan» carried out the specific exercise on shipboard damage control Among its participants there was also the rescue formation’s fireboat PZhK-86
24.05.2011 Battle drill exercise of the separate battalion of the Caspian Flotilla’s Marine Infantry
16.05.2011 Russian-Norwegian naval exercise «Pomor-2011» In five days in the waters of the Barents and Norwegian Seas large ASW ship «Vice-Admiral Kulakov» (NF) and frigate «Helge Ingstad» (Navy of Norway) have completed all tasks of the exercise.
10.05.2011 Solemn celebration of the 66th anniversary of the Great Victory in garrisons, formations and units of the Navy The celebrations were held in all the navy home stations - from Kaliningrad to Kamchatka.
09.05.2011 The military parade dedicated to the 66th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War (the city of Moscow) The parade was attended by 20 thousand servicemen and more than 100 units of weapons and military equipment.
19.04.2011 The joint aerial-and-firing conference of senior personnel of the Russian, Belarussian and Kazakh Air Forces (firing range Ashuluk, Astrakhan Region) 4 S-300 anti-aircraft missile battalions, about 40 aircraft and helicopters of various types, UAVs were involved into the practical activities.
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)