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On the basis of the training center of the engineering troops of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation near Moscow, the All-Army stage of the competition for calculations of the mine-search service “Find and Disarm” has started.

27 crews from 9 teams, representing engineering military units of central subordination, military districts and the Northern Fleet, take part in the competition. The calculation includes a counselor and a mine detection dog.

The program of the competition provides for the implementation of 7 techniques of the general course of training mine detection dogs and the passage of a number of stages with overcoming a specialized obstacle course, on which exercises will be performed to search for explosives for a while.

Special simulators and platforms are equipped to search for and detect installed explosives tabs: “Carousel”, “Minefield”, etc.

The competition program will end on July 21 with the performance of the “Minesweeper biathlon with shooting stage” exercise. It includes a relay race, where participants with service dogs cover a distance of 1 km with one firing line and perform firing from various positions from a small-bore rifle.

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