Servicemen of the Southern MD motorized rifle formation carry out combat firing at a range in Chechnya
Combat firing is being conducted at the Gvardeets range in Chechnya. Training activities involve over 400 servicemen and about 30 pieces of military hardware.
The service members practice firing from weaponry of T-72B3 tanks, multipurpose carriers MTLB-VMK, self-propelled howitzers Akatsiya, Sani mortars, AGS-17 and RPG-7 grenade launchers, as well as small arms.
Over 100 different stationary and moving targets as well as modern complexes and equipment were used to create real combat conditions.
Particular attention is paid to fire practice in unfamiliar mountain-woody areas, fire control within units as well as to improvement of driving skills.