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In the Pskov region ended the regimental command post exercise (CPE) with air assault regiment Pskov guards air assault division of airborne troops.

The teaching took place in three stages, in the period from 23 to 27 September this year, under the leadership of division commander, guards General-major Igor Caple.

In accordance with the scenario paratroopers have been alerted and taken action by bringing the highest degree of combat readiness, and then having made a 180 mile March decline in the designated area to prepare for the operation.

Marines deployed command posts of the regiment and units of compounds, was developed the idea and decided to destroy illegal armed groups.

The personnel made the seizure of the airfield imaginary enemy with a view to its retention for the deployment of the main forces connections that had been delivered to the target area by aircraft IL-76MD.

Further, the paratroopers after the March in a given area, crossed a water barrier on a regular technology (BMD-2, BTR-D, 2S9 “Nona”, 1В119 Reostat) and fixed in the designated countries.

Units have taken advantageous positions, where they advanced to the attack and successfully completed live firing of the combat vehicles BMD-2 and self-propelled guns 2S9 “Nona”. In addition, the staff completed the exercise live firing of the AK-74M, sniper weapons, grenade launchers RPG-7D and machine guns “Pecheneg”.

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