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The championship of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in parachuting, which was held at the Kryazh military airfield, has ended in Samara.

The closing ceremony took place on the parade ground of the command brigade of the 2nd Combined Arms Army of the Central Military District. More than 100 strongest athletes took part in the competition, representing 7 teams from military districts, branches and types of troops of the RF Armed Forces, as well as CSKA and DOSAAF.

The servicemen competed in two disciplines: precision landing and acrobatics. In the accuracy of landing, parachute jumps were performed from a height of 1000 meters, upon landing, the athlete had to show a minimum deviation from the zero mark with a diameter of 2 centimeters. In group and individual acrobatics, parachute jumps were performed from a height of 2200 meters, during which the personnel will perform a certain set of figures. A total of 48 sets of awards were played in individual and team competitions.

The competition was held from July 24 to July 30 at the Kryazh military airfield, Mi-8 helicopters of the Central Sports Club of the Army of the Ministry of Defense will be involved in them.

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