More than 10,000 servicemen are training at 12 ranges of the Western MD
Over 10 thousand servicemen of artillery and missile units as well as about 2 thousand items of combat and special hardware are involved in the 1.5 month-long field training held in the Western military district.
The artillery and missile units were alerted and carried out long-distance marching to the exercise areas on standard vehicles. The servicemen equipped camps and storages for the hardware.
They will conduct combat firing with self-propelled artillery systems, towed guns, multiple launch rocket systems, antitank complexes and mortars of different types.
The servicemen are improving their combat skills at 12 ranges in the Tambov, Leningrad, Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Voronezh and Kaliningrad regions.