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Servicemen of the Southern Military District (YuVO) have begun preparations for the events of the International Military-Technical Forum (IMTF) “Army-2021” at the sites of the district in the Volgograd Region.

Events with a demonstration of the combat capabilities of modern weapons and equipment of the Southern Military District will be held from August 26 to 28 at the Patriot aeroclub in the Sredneakhtubinsky region.

The static display will involve 37 units of military and special equipment. The guests of the forum will see the latest weapons and equipment of the Southern Military District, including the T-90A tank, the 152-mm Msta-S self-propelled howitzer, third-generation infantry fighting vehicles, the Tornado-G multiple launch rocket system, the anti-aircraft cannon-missile system Tunguska-M1 “, a heavy flamethrower system” Buratino “, armored vehicles” Tiger “, armored personnel carriers BTR-82A and others. Also, visitors will be presented with 47 units of small arms and melee weapons.

The dynamic display program implements 13 episodes of subunit combat actions, including the actions of a special forces group on Typhoon and Tiger vehicles, a demonstration of the combat capabilities of a motorized rifle platoon, a demonstration of military police actions, a demonstration of the fire capabilities of an infantry fighting vehicle BMP-3, fire capabilities tank T-90, “tank waltz”, demonstration of the capabilities of the MTU-72 and the technical capabilities of the BREM-L.

In total, on the territory of the district and military bases of the Southern Military District, the forum will be held in 18 regions. The events are planned for the period from 26 to 28 August. The formations and military units of the Southern Military District are preparing to use about 300 units of modern military and special equipment, 20 ships and vessels, about 70 aircraft and helicopters of the Air Force and Air Defense Association of the Southern Military District, as well as the naval aviation of the Black Sea Fleet.

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The international military-technical forum “Army-2021” is held with the aim of innovative development of the military-industrial complex of the Russian Federation, the introduction of advanced developments and technologies in the interests of the Russian Ministry of Defense, and stimulation of the activities of young specialists in research organizations.

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