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The regional branch of DOSAAF of Russia implements the interregional integrated patriotic program “Fire landing”. Its goal is to preserve the historical memory of the legendary sabotage airborne operation of the Black Sea sailors at the airfield of Maykop occupied by the Nazis, carried out on October 24, 1942.

To date, 50 pupils of the military-patriotic clubs of the Kuban and Adygea have undergone ground parachute training and performed their first parachute jump at the Enem airfield of DOSAAF. Another 50 children will undergo training in the fall and take part in the military-sports patriotic festival dedicated to the celebration of the 79th anniversary of the “Fire landing”.

The results of the first stage of the project were summed up in the capital of Kuban. A delegation of veterans of the Airborne Forces of the Union of Russian Paratroopers and an assistant of the President of the Russian Federation for public projects, member of the Supervisory Board of DOSAAF Hero of Russia Alexei Romanov arrived in the Krasnodar Territory to participate in them.

The guests visited the Krasnodar sports and shooting club DOSAAF, where practical shooting classes were held. They were also attended by the Deputy Governor of the Krasnodar Territory, Ataman of the Kuban Cossack Host Alexander Vlasov and the head of the Department for Cossack Affairs and Military Affairs of the Krasnodar Territory Alexei Gorbenko.

In the exhibition hall of the Battle Glory of the city of Krasnodar, a meeting was held with the pupils of the military-patriotic clubs of the city of Krasnodar and Adygea, who took part in the “Fire landing” program. The audience saw a documentary about the project for the first time, the children received certificates of participation in the program, certificates of parachute jump, souvenirs and gifts.

Speaking to the guys, Hero of Russia Alexei Romanov thanked them for their participation in the project and preserving the historical memory of the feat of their ancestors.

“You made your first parachute jump in memory of the heroic deeds of the heroes of the Great Patriotic War. This courageous step will be an important event that will affect your entire future life. It is great that you have taken this step in the ranks of a large patriotic organization of our country – DOSAAF, ”noted Aleksey Viktorovich.

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