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At the forefront of the Radezh tract at the “Strugi Krasnye” training ground, by their actions, the servicemen of the guards unit of the Airborne Forces managed to force the enemy to show their intentions and turn into battle formation. After that attack helicopters Ka-52 “Alligator” and Mi-28 N “Night Hunter” inflicted fire damage on the advancing vanguard.

Later, during the deployment of the main forces, the standard tank unit with the fire of the armament of the T-72 B3 tanks, inflicted defeat on the accumulations of armored vehicles at the front edge of the defense.

At the third defensive line on Mount Zelyonaya, the main forces of the airborne assault regiment by decisive actions destroyed the manpower and equipment of the mock enemy from the standard weapons of the BMD-4M and BMD-2 airborne combat vehicles, direct fire from the guns of the T-72B3 tanks, and fire from the self-propelled howitzer battalion 2s9 “Nona”, fire from PKM and Pecheneg machine guns, RPG-7d grenade launchers, AK-74M and AK-12 assault rifles.

The air defense unit hit air targets imitating the approach of a group of simulated enemy helicopters by launching missiles from Igla MANPADS systems. In the course of organizing and conducting hostilities in the interests of the commander and the headquarters of the leadership of the tactical exercise, the Eleron-3 unmanned aerial vehicle complexes were widely used.

In total, the regimental tactical exercise in the Pskov region, which took place in three stages from March 29 to April 2 of this year, involved more than 1,500 servicemen, 200 units of military and special equipment of the Airborne Forces, 8 Il-76md military transport aircraft aviation of the Russian Aerospace Forces, as well as transport and combat helicopters Mi-8 AMTSh “Terminator”, 4 attack helicopters of the army aviation Ka-52 “Alligator” and Mi-28 N “Night Hunter”.

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