In the Pskov formation of the Airborne Troops, practical exercises were held to overcome the water barrier on BMD-4 M and BTR-MDM the latest combat vehicles
The servicemen of the Airborne Troops from the Pskov Guards amphibious assault unit practiced overcoming natural water obstacles, performing the training exercise driving equipment afloat on the latest combat vehicles of the BMD-4 M and BTR-MDM types.
The practical actions of combat vehicle crews took place at a special equipped training ground near Pskov.
Before starting training, the servicemen studied the safety requirements, passed the swimming standards, took a course of light diving training and worked out the emergency exit of cars on special simulators.
More than 300 servicemen of the Guards paratrooper-assault formation of the Airborne Troops were involved in the operation of driving combat vehicles afloat.