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At the Pogonovo training ground in the Voronezh Region, a tactical exercise was conducted with flamethrower units of the radiation, chemical and biological protection troops of the combined arms army of the Western Military District (ZVO) to destroy lightly armored equipment of a simulated enemy.

During the exercise, the flamethrowers worked out a set of tasks when receiving the Orlan-10 unmanned aerial vehicles reconnoitered by the operators. The servicemen, armed with the modernized RPO “Shmel-M” rocket-propelled flamethrowers, made engineering equipment and camouflage firing positions along the route of the “enemy” convoy. After the convoy approached, the servicemen fired with volleys of flamethrower squads.

The exercise was preceded by training courses on special flamethrower simulators of the ILO and the interactive training complex “Janissary”, as well as single shooting.

About 100 servicemen of the combined arms army of the Western Military District were involved in the exercise, over 30 units of weapons, military and special equipment were involved.

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