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In the Kaluga region, on the basis of a heavy bomber aviation regiment of long-range aviation, a training session was held with specialists in parachute packing of search and rescue and parachute services of long-range aviation.

During the training camp, the servicemen honed their skills in preparing and re-packing parachutes and other rescue equipment, performed parachute jumps from various heights, from 800 to 3000 meters, with precision landing, visual search and evacuation of victims, and first aid.

Jumps were performed with parachute systems “Arbalet-2”, “Malva-24” and parachutes D1-5U. The landing was carried out from the Mi-8 multipurpose helicopter of the army aviation.

In addition, in the course of theoretical studies, parachute systems, possible emergency situations, the basics of self-and mutual assistance in case of injuries and injuries were studied.

In total, during the events, the rescuers performed over 100 parachute jumps.

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