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The Army-2021 military-technical forum, which will be held at the Sverdlovsky training ground in Yekaterinburg on August 26-28, will present 15 thematic expositions of military equipment in service with the formations and military units of the Central Military District (CVO), as well as products of the defense industry enterprises. This was announced by the commander of the Central Military District, Colonel-General Alexander Lapin.

“A distinctive feature of the forum in Yekaterinburg will be a large-scale military-historical reconstruction of the combat episodes of the Jassy-Kishinev operation of the Great Patriotic War, which will take place at 12:00 on 28 August. Also, for the first time, the visitors will be able to see the stylized Partizanskaya Derevnya platform, where guests of the forum will be able to familiarize themselves with the life of the partisans, their means of communication, weapons and clothing, ”said Colonel-General Alexander Lapin.

Visitors to the Partisan Village will be able to view full-size partisan dugouts, which house front observation, medical, food points and a communications center. Every day, the program of the forum will include demonstration performances by servicemen of special forces, a company of the guard of honor and sportsmen-paratroopers.

“Also, on August 26 and 28, we will hold a traditional dynamic demonstration of the combat capabilities of formations and military units of the Central Military District. During one of the most spectacular elements of the forum, a tactical episode of the seizure of a settlement occupied by illegal armed groups with the use of aviation and the participation of special forces will be played out, ”said Alexander Lapin.

The press service clarified that a separate location will be the field exposition of the Russian Geographical Society and the Expeditionary Center of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation. Here, guests will get acquainted with exhibits dedicated to human exploration of outer space: the GSh-6 pressure helmet, the Chibis prophylactic vacuum suit, the Orlan-D type spacesuit and other attributes of the first space flights.

For children, at the Sverdlovsky training ground, play areas for airsoft and laser tag, a climbing wall and a go-kart track will be organized. “For young spectators, parachutists of the Central Military District will conduct a demonstration and training in parachute jumping using a parachute tower. In addition, the traditional skating of forum visitors on military equipment will be organized: BTR-80, Typhoon-K and Tiger, – added the commander of the Central Military District Alexander Lapin.

In the sports area of ​​the forum, sections for aircraft modeling, archery and pneumatic weapons are organized for guests. There, visitors will be shown kettlebell juggling, training grenade throwing, performances by a team of paratroopers from the military district.

Due to the fact that the events of the forum are held in conditions of active counteraction to coronavirus infection, at the entrance to the landfill, disinfection points for incoming vehicles, thermometry barrier lines, as well as the issuance of free medical protective masks are deployed. All objects of the forum will undergo special processing.

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