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The team of the branch of the A.V. Khruleva from Penza, who will represent Russia at the international stage of the “Master gunsmith” competition held in the Islamic Republic of Iran, arrived at the venue of the competition, in the city of Shahinshehr. The opening of the international stage will take place on 23 August.

Gunnery engineers from Penza have been defending the honor of the country at the international stages of the “Master Gunsmith” competition for the fifth year in a row. This time their rivals will be teams from Armenia, Vietnam, Abkhazia, South Ossetia, Uzbekistan and Iran. The teams will have to go through five tests. The main task of each is to repair one or another type of artillery weapon faster than rivals.

At the first stage, the repair of a 122-mm towed howitzer will be carried out, at the second stage – the repair of a 23-mm anti-aircraft gun, at the third stage – a 122-mm multiple launch rocket system. Then the arms biathlon and relay race will take place.

The final stage is a complex relay race of repair platoons and includes all types of tasks provided for by previous tests. Armament and equipment are provided to the Russian participants by the host side.

Ahead of the Russian team are safety briefings, trainings and practical exercises at the range. The winners will be announced on the day of the final test based on the results of performances in all five stages of the competition.

For reference:

International Army Games – 2021 will be held from August 22 to September 4. The games program includes 34 international competitions, which will be held on the territory of 11 states.

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