Air Defence units of the Western Military District receive new Buk-M3 surface-to-air missile systems
Servicemen of an anti-aircraft missile formation of the WMD Combined-Arms Army located in the Kursk region started to receive the new Buk-M3 anti-aircraft missile systems. The reception process takes place at the Kapustin Yar training ground, Astrakhan region.
Later, anti-aircraft gunners will have to undergo three-month retraining in Orenburg at the tactical air defenсe training centre, where SAM crews are to study the system hardware performance.
The training will end with live-fire exercise, which will take place during the winter training period at the Kapustin Yar training ground.