Russian military transportation service celebrates its 97th anniversary
Today Russian military transportation service celebrates its 97th anniversary. It was founded on the 5th of March 1918.
Every year the military transportation service ensures mobility of more than 2 million servicemen and members of their families as well as over 4,5 million tons of cargo.
Over 500 thousand tons of different cargoes are transported only by sea and internal water ways including 120 thousand tons to the regions of Far North, Siberia, and Far East.
It will also be involved in the transportation of military vehicles and equipment to the venue of the International Army Games.