Tank Biathlon and Suvorov Attack contests kick off at Russian military base stationed in Armenia
The Tank Biathlon and Suvorov Attack competitions held within the International Army Games 2019 have kicked off at the Russian military base stationed in Armenia. The contests involved some 300 crews of tanks and infantry fighting vehicles (IFV).
The T-72B tanks cross obstacles, hit different types of targets at a distance of 900 to 2,200 m, provided with a guided projectile, a regular projectile and ammunition of a Kord large-caliber machine gun.
During the test trials, which will be held in late February, the best crews will be selected, which will represent the military base at the district competitions.
Some 300 troops and over 50 pieces of military hardware are involved in the competition.