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In the Trans-Baikal Territory, at the Drovyanaya training ground, a special tactical exercise was held with the personnel of the radiation, chemical and biological (RCB) protection unit of the combined arms army of the Eastern Military District (VVO).

As part of the exercise, the units marched in mechanized convoys to the combat training area, where they carried out aerosol camouflage in the interests of the combined arms army units from reconnaissance and observation equipment of the “enemy”, and also took measures to detect conventional radiation, chemical and biological contamination.

Subsequently, special treatment calculations carried out degassing of the contaminated area, weapons and military equipment. At all stages of the exercise, the military used modern insulating respiratory and skin protection.

During the maneuvers, modern and the latest models of weapons and military equipment were involved, including armored vehicles – RHM-6 based on the BTR-80, multifunctional filling stations – ARS-14KM, high-performance vehicles with thermal smoke equipment – TDA-2K, as well as portable RCB reconnaissance devices and dosimetric control, in particular, the latest dose rate meters – IMD-7 were widely used.

The exercise was attended by more than 500 military personnel – specialists from the NBC defense troops of the Air Defense Forces, more than 100 units of military and special equipment were involved.

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