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In the formations and subunits of the air defense (air defense) of the combined-arms formation of the Central Military District, stationed in Siberia, a field trip has started, in which more than 1,000 servicemen take part.

During the exercise, anti-aircraft gunners will practice covering military and industrial facilities from attacks by air attack weapons of a simulated enemy in a complex ground, air and radio-electronic situation. The exercises will involve crews of Buk-M3 anti-aircraft missile systems, ZU-23-4 Shilka anti-aircraft systems and Verba portable anti-aircraft missile systems (MANPADS).

In addition, with the help of the Osa air defense missile system, servicemen will work out combat training missions to cover military facilities from unmanned aerial vehicles and helicopters of a simulated enemy.

The field trip will last for a month. It will involve over 100 units of special and military equipment.

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