CMD gunners destroyed fortified areas of the mock enemy in the exercise in the Volga region
An exercise was conducted to destroy the fortified areas of the mock enemy near Orenburg, with the artillery units of the Central Military District, stationed in the Volga region.
According to the plan of the event, the mock enemy created a defence line consisting of fortified areas. Enemy positions were discovered by reconnaissance by means of "Orlan" unmanned aerial vehicles. Crews of "Grad" multiple launch rocket systems, "Hosta" self-propelled guns, and "Sani" mortar systems were deployed in firing positions. Then the soldiers performed firing from closed firing positions, the fire was conducted for half an hour. During this time, the crews worked out rapid and concentrated fire.
The exercise was held at the Totsk firing ground as part of the field training of the 2nd combined arms army artillery. It was attended by more than 1.5 thousand military personnel and involved more than 500 units of military equipment.