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In the formations and military units of the 49th combined-arms army of the Southern Military District (YuVO), stationed in the Stavropol Territory, Kuban and Karachay-Cherkessia, the results of the combat training of artillerymen in the 2021 academic year were summed up. Compared to the previous year, the intensity of combat training increased by 10%.

In total, in the past year, about 250 tactical exercises of various scales were conducted with missile and artillery units and divisions of the army, over 100 exercises in controlling missile strikes and artillery fire. Half of the live firings took place in the dark.

The artillerymen practiced the procedure for selecting, equipping and masking firing positions, reconnaissance of targets and fire destruction of objects of a simulated enemy. Particular attention was paid to the practical interaction of artillery units with motorized rifle and reconnaissance units.

The combat training involved the Iskander-M tactical missile systems, the Msta-S and Akatsia 152-mm self-propelled howitzers, the Gvozdika 122-mm self-propelled howitzers, and Grad-M multiple launch rocket systems. , “Hurricane” and “Tornado-G”.

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