Marines of the Caspian Flotilla have started marine amphibious training at the "Scorpion" training complex
Marine units of the Caspian Flotilla have started practicing practical skills in marine amphibious training (MAT) at the "Scorpion" training complex.
Marines overcome water spaces on floating equipment on their own way, study the devices of amphibious landing vehicles, and also perform loading and unloading of personnel and combat vehicles on landing ships and boats.
Crews of the latest armored personnel carriers BTR-82A during overcoming of sea sites fulfilled standards for damage control of equipment afloat, in case of a fire, at inflow of water in the vehicle or loss of a course and management.
In total, more than 300 military personnel of the CF marine corps units take part in practical training on MAT, about 50 units of BTR-82A armored personnel carriers are involved.