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On the Day of the Russian Navy in Kaspiysk, artillery crews of the Caspian Flotilla (CFL) made a festive fireworks display in honor of the holiday.

The servicemen fired more than 100 shots from 6 units of the legendary 76-mm divisional cannons ZIS-3 of the 1943 model and the “Raduga” and “Raduga-M” salute installations of 105-mm and 125-mm caliber. The shooting was carried out from a special area equipped on the coast of the Caspian Sea. The explosions of the fireworks of the fireworks installations were carried out at an altitude of 250-300 m.

Residents and guests of Kaspiysk saw various types of festive fireworks – “Assol”, “Vega”, “Alisa”, “Tatiana’s Day”, “Bracelet”, “Sunflower”, etc.

In total, about 50 servicemen of the CFL artillery units were involved in the salute crews and support groups.

The celebration of Navy Day in Kaspiysk was held in strict compliance with a set of measures to counter the threat of the spread of coronavirus infection, aimed at preserving the life and health of military personnel, civilian personnel and their families.

100 percent of the personnel of the crews of the ships and vessels of the KFL were inoculated in advance with two components of the drug “Gam-COVID-Vac” (“Sputnik-V”). All personnel were fully provided with personal protective equipment – gloves, medical masks and antiseptics, contacts with other military personnel, civilian personnel and the local population were excluded as much as possible, all participants in the festive events were closely monitored by military doctors.

On all ships and berthing areas, preventive measures were taken on an ongoing basis to prevent the drift and spread of infectious diseases, including the organization of incoming control with body thermometry, daily disinfection and sanitization of all rooms, facilities and territory. Subdivisions of the NBC protection of the Southern Military District disinfected all the venues and gathering places for the participants and spectators of the festival, a barrier control, a mask regime was organized, all guests were checked the temperature.

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