Post sponsored by NewzEngine.com

MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –

Servicemen of the anti-aircraft missile formation of the Central Military District (CVO), stationed in the Altai Territory, became the winners of the All-Army Competition of Air Defense Units named after Hero of the Soviet Union, Marshal of Artillery Vasily Kazakov, which ended today at the training ground in the Astrakhan Region.

In the course of competitive tests, the Central Military District team carried out a high-speed deployment of a battery of medium-range anti-aircraft missile systems Buk-M3, and also performed live firing at targets simulating targets of different altitudes, showing the best results.

Also, the program of the Buk-M3 crews’ competition included control exercises for driving illumination radar stations, missile guidance (RPN) and launch-loading units (ROM).

According to the results of the competition, the Central Military District team scored the highest number of points, ahead of the competitors from the Southern and Western Military Districts.

For the third year in a row, the Central Military District team takes first place in the All-Army Competition of Air Defense Units named after Hero of the Soviet Union, Marshal of Artillery Vasily Kazakov.

1 2 3 4 5

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.

MIL OSI Russia News