Russian Airborne Troops can operate at most remote training grounds
Russian paratroopers are currently equipped with the most modern weapons and are ready to carry out any task.
This was stated by Colonel General Andrey Serdyukov, the Airborne Troops Commander, at the meeting commemorating the 76th anniversary of the Vyazma airborne operation.
According to the Commander, "present-day airborne troops are armed with the most modern weapons."
On 6 February, the Commander of the Airborne Troops presented the Pskov Air Assault Division with a battalion set of BMD-4M airborne assault vehicles at the solemn ceremony.