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25.03.2015 (18:27) Deputy Defence Minister Yuri Borisov visited Voronezh aircraft plant During the visit to the enterprise he inspected the construction of An-140 aircraft and Il-96 long-range aircraft.
25.03.2015 (17:06) Pacific Fleet and the Air Force practicing combat interaction In the course of the practice held with the separate air-assault brigade the servicemen for the first time will embark the Pacific Fleet large landing ship and then will land onto the unimproved shore to seize the beachhead.
25.03.2015 (16:10) Commander of the Russian Engineering troops spoke about the particularities of the International military and technical forum “Army-2015” The Forum constitute a unique opportunity to bring together the main representatives of the Military Industrial Complex enterprises which work for military engineers.
25.03.2015 (15:42) Russian President signed order on spring conscription According to the decree 150 145 draftees will be enlisted from April 1 till July 15.
25.03.2015 (15:20) Central MD flamethrower operators destroyed fire positions of the imaginary enemy Servicemen conducted RPO-A Shmel flamethrower firing with fuel air explosive munitions in order to destroy the imaginary enemy fire positions.
25.03.2015 (14:40) Russian Deputy Defence Minister Anatoly Antonov had a meeting with Egyptian Defence Minister Adviser Major-General Muhammad El Assar During the meeting parties confirmed positive mind on developing military cooperation between two countries.
25.03.2015 (13:39) Crew of Sovershenny combat ship completed training at the Naval Joint Centre The servicemen are currently training on the Baltic Fleet ship of the same type. In a month time the trainees will take their graduating exams to be able to operate on their own and they will be ready to receive a new ship from the manufacturer.
25.03.2015 (13:18) Best ship crews of the Caspian Flotilla were selected to participate in the “Caspian Sea-2015” International contest The crews of more than 20 ships competed for the best ship award. Among the participating ships there are Tatarstan and Dagestan missile carrier ships, Grad Sviyazhsk, Uglich, Veliky Ustyug, Volgodonsk, Makhachkala and Astrakhan small-size missile and artillery ships.
25.03.2015 (12:00) Black Sea Fleet marines to finish preparations for practicing at the Opusk training ground The logistics battalion servicemen have already deployed a camp for personnel, equipped stationing for vehicles and erected targets for fire practice.
25.03.2015 (10:42) Military Academy of the Signal Corps is getting prepared for Informatics International Competition for cadets 44 teams including 29 are from Russian military academies, 5 are from the Commonwealth of Independent States, and 12 teams are from civil higher education establishments will take part in the Competition.
25.03.2015 (10:00) Artillery skills contest to be held in the Airborne Forces The biggest competitions of the artillery airborne troops will take place in late March at the Luzhsk firing range (Leningrad region) under the supervision of the Airborne Forces Artillery Commander.
25.03.2015 (09:30) Boxing championship of the Northern Fleet to start on March 26th The competition will take place at the “Arochny” sports centre in Severomorsk, where a ring and spectators’ seats have already been mounted. The championship opening ceremony will start on March 26 at 16:00.
25.03.2015 (06:23) Flame-thrower operators of the Eastern MD NBC units conducted first firings The servicemen study the usage of flame throwers in the Republic of Buryatia, Primorsky Krai, Zabaikalsky Krai and Amur Region.
25.03.2015 (05:47) Unique mobile sporting complex to be tested in the Western MD The sporting complex is mounted on the basis of a mobile container with multifunctional sports equipment including horizontal bars, wall bars, punch bags, etc.
24.03.2015 (21:15) More than 400 military dog handlers started final stage of training In the Western MD military dog handling centre intended military dog handlers will practice mine- and explosive device searching tasks in outdoors, indoors and in transport.
24.03.2015 (20:35) KA-27 crews are performing take off from the MASS Severomorsk to carry out submarine searching tasks After accomplishing these tasks the crews will practice liquid and dry cargo in-movement transfer.
24.03.2015 (19:20) Tactical training of the Southern MD army aviation flight crews is conducted in Krasnodar Krai It involves over 60 pilots, flight engineers and land maintenance servicemen as well as about 20 Mi-28N, Mi-8AMTSh, Mi-24P and Mi-35 helicopters.
24.03.2015 (18:28) Central MD search-and-rescue units ready for Soyuz TMA-16M spaceship launch Search and evacuation of the crew will be provided by 140 servicemen, 10 Mi-8 helicopters, 3 An-12 and An-26 airplanes, 17 cross-country vehicles
24.03.2015 (17:10) Baltic Fleet servicemen are preparing for military parade More than 1200 Baltic Fleet servicemen, about 600 Russian Ministries and Agencies representatives and cadets of Kaliningrad region academies took part in a joint drill.
24.03.2015 (16:13) Central MD Special Task Forces destroyed command post and guided missile system of the imaginary enemy A Special Forces group equipped with optronic observation devices was air-dropped into the enemy’s rear area and then it marched 35 km to the reconnaissance area.
24.03.2015 (15:33) Competition for military pilots as a part of professional skill contest “Aviadarts” finished in Primorsky Krai The first prize was awarded to the Su-27SM crew including majors Sergey Kazakov and Oleg Platonov. They will take part in the next stage on the branch level.
24.03.2015 (14:11) Sailing race for the Black Sea Fleet Commander-in-Chief Cup to take place in Sevastopol The competition involving 107 yachtsmen from 15 regions of the Russian Federation will last till March 28 when the awardimg ceremony will be held.
24.03.2015 (13:01) Deputy Minister of Defence Yuri Borisov visited the Irkutsk Aviation Plant During his visit Yuri Borisov inspected the assembly process of Su-30SM advanced multi-role fighters, Yak-130 jet trainer aircraft and the creation of Yak-152 new generation training aircraft.
24.03.2015 (12:36) Military engineers develop their skills during field training held on Kamchatka In the course of the field training special attention will be paid to conducting field reconnaissance, detecting and defusing explosive devices, and crushing passages through mine-fields.
24.03.2015 (11:26) Deputy Defence Minister Yuri Borisov inspected the Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant During his visit Yuri Borisov noted that Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant is a suggested supplier and it is ready to produce goods in excess of the plan.