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Servicemen of the reconnaissance units of the army corps of the Black Sea Fleet (Black Sea Fleet), during the airborne training assembly, performed jumps using the parachute systems “Arbalet-2” and D-10. Jumps were performed with equipment and weapons from a Mi-8 helicopter from a height of 600 and 1200 m.

Earlier, a set of exercises on ground jumping was conducted with the personnel on a specially equipped airborne complex. In the course of ground training, the servicemen studied the Arbalet-2 and D-10 parachute systems, the methods of their packing, fitting the equipment and fastening the weapons, and practiced jumping elements on simulators.

More than 500 servicemen from the intelligence units of the army corps of the Black Sea Fleet were involved in the jumps. At the same time, about 50 servicemen made parachute jumps for the first time.

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