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At the training grounds of the Baltic Fleet, training began with grenade launchers. The crews of RPG-7 hand grenade launchers and automatic AGS-17 “Flame” will improve the skills of covert movement on the battlefield, equipment and concealment of positions, firing at stationary and moving targets.

Within a month, the grenade launchers will work out the issues of qualifying targets, accurately calculating the distance to them, introducing corrections for external conditions, destroying armored vehicles of a simulated enemy at maximum ranges with PG-7VL increased armor penetration grenades, as well as manpower with shots with instant fuses VOG-17. Half of the classes are planned to be held in the dark with the use of night vision devices.

At the final stage of the training session, the servicemen will undergo comprehensive control exercises in order to determine the degree of their combat training and readiness for independent actions and actions as part of the subunit. In addition, a competition will be held in each unit, during which the best grenade launchers will be identified.

In total, more than 1,000 servicemen of formations and military units of the Baltic Fleet participate in combat training events.

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