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In preparation for the fire hazardous summer period at the Russian military base of the Southern Military District (YuVO) in Abkhazia, fire brigade servicemen worked out practical actions to localize and extinguish fires together with the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Abkhazia.

The servicemen of the fire brigade of the Southern Military District and the employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Abkhazia, having received a signal of fire, worked out actions to extinguish a simulated fire at a fuel and lubricants warehouse.

As a result of joint coordinated actions, the simulated fire was successfully extinguished. More than 50 military personnel of the joint forces were involved in the special exercise, modern equipment was used, fire engines AC-6-40 based on the KamAZ vehicle.

Also, during the period of the special fire-prevention regime, the military forces cleared dry grassy vegetation, dead trees, deadwood, felling residues and other combustible materials from training grounds and the adjacent territory of military and civilian infrastructure, and renewed fire-prevention mineralized belts. In the parks of military vehicles, the maintenance of primary fire extinguishing equipment was ensured, instructions and explanatory work were conducted with the military personnel on compliance with fire safety requirements and the procedure for actions in the event of a fire.

For reference:

The KamAZ ATs-6-40 fire truck is a universal fire truck that holds 6 tons of water in fire tanks and produces a pressure capable of covering surfaces with 40 liters of water per second.

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