Post sponsored by

MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –

A night tactical exercise in cooperation with unmanned aircraft was conducted with the division of the missile formation of the Southern Military District (YuVO) in the Kuban.

Servicemen of the Iskander operational-tactical missile systems (OTRK) division made a march to the range in blackout mode. Upon arrival in a given area, the calculations complied with the standards for the deployment of OTRK, the determination of data for rocket firing, made electronic launches of missiles at specified targets from unequipped positions in cooperation with the unmanned aircraft crew that performed the target reconnaissance.

Also, the skills of the military personnel were tested in transferring the complexes from the traveling position to the combat position, reloading the rocket from the transport-loading vehicle to the launcher at night in the absence of natural light.

The missilemen worked out the tasks of organizing the protection and defense of the complexes at the launch positions, repelled an attempt to attack the conditional saboteurs who tried to interfere with the missile launches.

The exercise is of a planned nature in the form of a winter training period and is aimed at improving the professional skills of the military personnel of the Southern Military District when performing tasks as intended at night.

1 2 3 4 5

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.

MIL OSI Russia News