The two-way tactical and special exercise of the guards tank army of the WMD was completed in the Nizhny Novgorod region
In the Nizhny Novgorod region, a two-way tactical and special exercise with soldiers of the guards tank Red Banner army of the Western Military District was completed at the Mulino training ground.
Tank units, in close cooperation with their assigned units of various branches of the Armed Forces, worked out a full list of tactical actions and maneuvers – in defense, offensive, and performing tasks in wooded areas and localities, both during the day and at night.
The exercise involved modern T-72B3 and T-80U tanks, BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles, 2S19 "Msta-S" self-propelled howitzers, "Grad" and "Uragan" multiple rocket launchers.
In total, more than 3.5 military personnel took part in the two-way tactical and special exercises, and over 700 units of weapons, military and special equipment of the tank formation of the Western Military District were involved.