The latest patterns of weapons and equipment were presented at the Victory military parade in Stavropol.
Large-scale military Victory parade was held in Stavropol on Lenin Square. For the first time a number of the latest weapons systems, military equipment of the troops of the Southern Military District (SVO) were presented.
Combined companies and battalions of servicemen of the Southern Military District, Airborne Forces, Ministry of Emergency Situations, Ministry of internal affairs, Federal Security Department and Ministry of internal affairs academies, as well as students of the Stavropol Presidential Cadet School have marched through the central square of the city in the parade formation.
This year the mechanized column included about 50 pieces of military equipment and materiel, including the "Grad-M" and "Hurricane" multiple-rocket launch systems, the Msta-B artillery systems, armored the BTR-82 armored personnel carriers, the ZU-23 anti-aircraft systems based on the KamAZ vehicle, and the "Tiger" and “Rys” armored vehicles, the "Buk-M2"anti-aircraft missile system, as well as the "Iskander" tactical missile system
During the air part of the parade, 10 aircraft of the 4th Air Force army of the Southern Military District flew over the city. These were the Su-27, Su-25SM3, Ka-52, Mi-35M and Mi-8AMTSh helicopters.