Crews of heavy flamethrower systems TOS-1A Solntsepek performed live firing in the Nizhny Novgorod region
Crews of heavy flamethrower systems TOS-1A Solntsepek of a separate regiment of NBC protection of the guards tank army of the Western Military District conducted live firing at the Mulino range in the Nizhny Novgorod region as part of a control check for the summer training period.
The servicemen were alerted and marched to the training ground on standard equipment, worked out the standards for loading systems, moving to firing positions, performing an anti-fire maneuver and masking equipment. During live firing, unguided rockets in thermobaric equipment were used to hit targets.
The specialists of the regiment of the NBC protection of the tank army deployed a special equipment processing point, where training was conducted on decontamination of heavy flamethrower systems from the consequences of the use of weapons of mass destruction using special automatic filling stations of the APC on the basis of Kamaz trucks. Also, during the exercise, the tasks of setting up continuous aerosol curtains with an area of several square kilometers using TDA thermal smoke equipment machines were worked out.
Over 400 military personnel and about 50 units of weapons, military and special equipment of a separate regiment of nuclear, biological and chemical protection of the guards tank army of the Eastern Federal District were involved in the exercises.