Western Military District conducted a drill in signal communications
In preparation for the joint strategic exercise ‘West-2017’, the Western Military District, conducted a drill in transferring information from the District’s Staff to headquarters of combined-arms and naval associations and subordinate troops (forces).
About 20 control points equipped with digital means of signal communications and automation were involved in the drill. In the course of the event, specialists checked out information transfer channels, operation of switching equipment, special equipment, satellite signal communications channels, video conferencing control points.
Particular attention was paid to qualitative work of signal communications channels and transmitting of information in the levels ‘Military District’s Command – association’, ‘association – formation’ and ‘formation – battalion’.
This autumn’s participation in the joint strategic exercise ‘West-2017’ will be one of the main tasks of combat training for formations and military units in the summer training period.