Ulyanovsk paratroopers arrived at the points of permanent deployment after participating in the JSE Zapad-2021
The personnel and military equipment of the Ulyanovsk guards airborne assault unit returned to the point of permanent deployment after participating in the joint strategic exercise Zapad-2021, which took place at the Mulino training ground in the Nizhny Novgorod region.
A military echelon with paratroopers arrived at the Cherdakly railway station in the Ulyanovsk region. The paratroopers were met by representatives of the command of the formation, veterans of the airborne troops, relatives and friends of the servicemen. The vocal and instrumental ensemble Combat Brotherhood performed in front of the paratroopers.
In total, about 1,700 servicemen of the Ulyanovsk separate guards amphibious assault unit, about 40 units of the fourth-generation BMD-4M airborne assault vehicles, more than 10 units of Sarmat-2 special vehicles and more than 100 army aviation helicopters were involved in the stage of the joint strategic exercises Zapad-2021 held at the Mulino training ground in the Nizhny Novgorod region.
The return of equipment and troops to the points of permanent deployment after participating in the exercise is planned until mid-October.