13.02.2015 (18:06) Marines bombard slopes of the Kamchatka volcanoes in order to cause avalanching There are about one million cubic meters of snow of slopes of the Barkhatnaya fell. Marines will conduct 120mm mortar firing to cause avalanching.
12.02.2015 (03:23) Eastern MD will receive missile-gun AA systems “Pantsyr-S1” In 2015 the Eastern MD will receive within the State Defence Order several missile-gun AA systems “Pantsyr-S”.
11.02.2015 (11:42) The first round of consultations concerning the “Selenga-2015” Russian-Mongolian exercise is held in Ulan-Ude The exercise is planned to be held at one of the training grounds located in the Eastern MD. Su-25, Mi-24, Mi-8 AMTSH and other units of equipment is supposed to be involved in the exercise.
11.02.2015 (10:36) MASS “Admiral Panteleyev” has destroyed submarine of imaginary enemy in the South China Sea Moreover antiterrorist marine unit practiced protection and defence of the Pacific Fleet detachment which performs combat service tasks in the Pacific Ocean.
11.02.2015 (07:27) By the 70th anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War the Russian and Soviet soldiers who lost their lives on the territories of China and North Korea will be memorialized The Interregional Public Organization of Veterans of Western MD has prepared for publication a “Memorial album of the grave sites the Russian and Soviet soldiers who lost their lives on the territories of China and North Korea” by the 70th anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War.
11.02.2015 (06:09) For the first time the Eastern MD 500 contract servicemen have finished an intensive general military course In the Eastern MD over 500 contract servicemen have finished the first intensive general military course this year which has taken place on the basis of military units located in Zabaykalsky Krai and Khabarovsk Krai.
10.02.2015 (09:15) The “Iskander-M” crews of the Eastern MD have started training practice The training activities will culminate with the tactical exercise at one of the firing ranges in the Amur River Region including operational missile launch.
10.02.2015 (06:29) Salute squadron have started trainings for the celebration of the Defender of the Fatherland Day On the 23rd of February, about 80 pieces of automobile and special equipment, 1 800 salute and 850 blank ammunitions as well as more than 200 servicemen will be involved in the festive saluting in the Eastern MD
10.02.2015 (06:19) Military paratroopers training has started in Trans-Baikalia During the training activities exercises will be performed both on the ground and in the air. The jumps will be carried out at the maximum and minimum altitudes, at the conditions of strong wind and bad visibility
09.02.2015 (11:01) The Eastern MD army aviation crews attend survival courses According to the course scenario helicopters’ crews left their helicopters must arrive at the assigned area and use field substitutes in order to survive until search-and-rescue team finds the personnel.