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Meteorological specialists of the Eastern Military District (VVO) are conducting an exercise in the Far East on meteorological support for the troops. They are held at airfields and training complexes in the Republic of Buryatia, Transbaikal, Khabarovsk, Primorsky, Kamchatka Territories, Amur Region, Kuril Islands and Sakhalin.

During the exercise, military specialists deploy radio meteorological centers and mobile meteorological stations at the airfields of the air force and air defense association of the district.

During the practical part of the event, the district’s meteorologists will prepare meteorological reports to support the flights of the military transport, fighter, assault, bomber and army aviation of the district, provide meteorological data for the airborne training of special forces.

Also, the military will prepare meteorological data for the units of radiation, chemical and biological protection, which, in turn, will provide disguise of the movement of troops using smoke screens.

The exercise involved modern, mobile Syuzhet-MB complexes, which allow receiving meteorological information from space meteorological satellites.

The exercise will continue until the end of this week.

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