Air defense specialists of the army corps of the Baltic Fleet repelled an air strike of a mock enemy
Crews of the air defense forces and the air defense command post of the army corps of the Baltic fleet conducted training firing and missile launches at the Kapustin Yar range in the Astrakhan region.
As part of the exercise, the servicemen worked out the destruction of mock enemy aircraft with the "Strela-10" anti-aircraft missile system and the "Tunguska" anti-aircraft missile and gun system. Air defense specialists also performed tasks to detect and destroy conditional air targets that mimic enemy unmanned aerial vehicles. In total, more than 100 ground and air targets were destroyed.
More than 150 servicemen of the Baltic Fleet motor rifle formation are taking part in the tactical live-fire exercise, which is being held in the Astrakhan region.