Gunsmith Master completed in Airborne Troops
The final stage of the Gunsmith Master contest among repair units finished on April 17-22 at the Tesnitsky training ground of the Tula airborne formation. The competition was held during the International Army Games 2019.
The competition was attended by the best representatives from Tula, Pskov, Ivanovo, Novorossiysk, Ulyanovsk, Kamyshin, Ulan-Ude and Ussuriysk airborne repair units.
More than 140 participants took part in the final contest. They represented the best repair units as the winners of formation preliminaries.
The contest consisted of four stages including the Gun Biathlon, Final Relay Among Repair Units, competition in repairing the D-30A 122-mm howitzer and the ZU-23 23-mm anti-aircraft gun.
The Gun Biathlon, the final stage, took place on April 22.
Following the result, a team from Ulyanovsk airborne formation took the first place. It will represent the Airborne Troops at the all-army stage at the Konstantinovka training ground in May and June.