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10.02.2015 (15:34) The Armed Forces Mountain units’ servicemen get ready for the Edelweiss Raid 2015 International Contest The contest will be held from 22 to 27 February on the Austrian Armed Forces 6th Infantry (mountain) brigade located in Absam.
10.02.2015 (14:41) The Black Sea Fleet Coastal Troops resumed training at the Angarsky training ground For a long time this training complex was out of operation but within the shortest possible time its personnel got the complex ready for holding exercises and firing training.
10.02.2015 (13:07) Open Day in the Krasnodar Military Educational Scientific Center of the Air Force (MESC AF) Visitors will learn how the Su-35S, Su-34, Su-30SM, MiG-35, MiG-29SMT crews are trained and will also examine barracks, mess and other facilities of the educational establishment.
10.02.2015 (12:35) The Baltic Sea fleet warships have come to the port of Ceuta situated on the African coast The “Yaroslav the Wise” guard ship and the “Kola” tanker will stay in the Spanish exclave up to the 12th of February and then will set a course for the Atlantic.
10.02.2015 (11:21) The Eastern MD Electromagnetic warfare formations will be equipped with modern complex “Murmansk” The “Murmansk” automated warfare electromagnetic warfare complex is mainly designed to conduct short-wave communications jamming of the enemy forces control.
10.02.2015 (10:35) The Southern MD reconnaissance men develop their combat skills The Southern MD reconnaissance and special units practice at 7 training grounds of the District. About 2000 servicemen and 200 equipment units and vehicles are involved in the training.
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
10.02.2015 (03:00) The Ukrainian experts will visit one of districts of Rostov region to inspect military activities in this territory of Russia An inspection is carried out according to the Vienna document of 2011 on confidence-building and safety.
09.02.2015 (21:00) Defence Ministry spa resorts of the Crimea have obtained the status of independent budgetary institutions Obtaining the new legal status allows to assign a special state order for the institutions for health resort services for servicemen of the Russian military department as well as medical services for the general citizens.
09.02.2015 (19:09) In 2015 naval aviation to receive more than 20 MiG-29K aircraft As the Chief of the naval aviation major general Igor Kozhin explained, “these aircraft will constitute the basis for establishment of a new aviation unit within the Northern fleet”.
09.02.2015 (18:03) Commission of the Strategic Missile Forces Command performs an unannounced inspection of the Uzhur missile formation Specific attention will be attached to the combat readiness of the missile division, activities concerning field deployment of the logistical support troops.
09.02.2015 (17:09) Personnel of the Southern MD motorized rifle brigade located in Volgograd practice team-building More than 500 servicemen and 50 weapon units and vehicles, including BMP-3 IFVs and T-90 tanks.
09.02.2015 (14:06) The “Strizhi” aerobatic team performance commemorated the 75th anniversary of the Tikhoretsk air base The festive event culminated in the performance of the “Strizhi” aerobatic team which showed new unique elements.
09.02.2015 (13:06) Training centers of the aerospace defence troops will receive new simulators The unique simulation basis of higher education military institutions and training centers will allow professional training of military experts of all the variety of modern systems of air defence.
09.02.2015 (12:29) Caspian flotilla APC marines crews have started training for international contest “Caspian Sea – 2015” The unique simulation basis of higher education military institutions and training centers will allow professional training of military experts of all the variety of modern systems of air defence.
09.02.2015 (12:10) The Southern MD Mountain motorized rifle brigade practice countersabotage actions at training ground of Adygea According to scenario of the training illegal armed groups’ training camps were detected. They are to be blocked and destroyed.
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.
09.02.2015 (07:55) Military pilots became winners of the Sambo tournament on Kamchatka Within the team championship the sportsmen of the Elizovo airbase were awarded the main prize, the second prize was taken by the representatives of the nondivisional coast missile formation and the team of the Pacific fleet submarine forces took the third place.
09.02.2015 (07:30) Sailors of the Pacific fleet have honoured memory of the heroic deed of the crews of the “Varyag” and the “Korietz” A meeting of the Pacific fleet key personnel, representatives of Primorye and Vladivostok administration, veterans and non-governmental organizations took place at the memorial.
09.02.2015 (07:03) More than 30 000 servicemen of the Central MD have taken part in the “Lyzhnya Rossii – 2015” competition The races took place in Saratov, Samara, Orenburg, Chelyabinsk, Perm, Ekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk, Kemerovo and Abakan.
08.02.2015 (00:08) Topographic service celebrates Anniversary Day Nowadays Topographic service of the Russian Armed Forces provides forces with all types of geospatial information.
06.02.2015 (21:08) Deputy Defence Minister of the Russian Federation had a meeting with Chief of the Israeli Defence Ministry Main Directorate on Military Politics and Safety Amos Gilad in Munich (Germany) The parties affirmed their mutual interest in the further dialogue between the military departments of both countries.
06.02.2015 (17:38) The Baltic fleet “Soobrazitelny” corvette has practiced torpedo firings The corvette crew has detected and destroyed in the Baltic Sea an imaginary enemy submarine using the advanced small-size antisubmarine system “Paket”.