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On the parade ground near the Naryshkin Bastion in the Peter and Paul Fortress of St. Petersburg, solemn events were held in honor of the 310th anniversary of the A.F. Mozhaisky.

A volley from a cannon was given by the head of the academy, Lieutenant-General Maxim Penkov. Cadets and members of the sponsored schools, as well as officers and veterans of the academy were invited to the midday shot.


The military engineering university traces its history back to 1712 and is considered one of the founders of military art. At present, the academy is a leading scientific and methodological center that trains military personnel to solve the most important strategic, operational and combat missions throughout the Russian Federation.

On January 16, 2022, the university celebrated 310 years since the creation of the engineering school, which became the beginning of the history of the great military engineering educational institution – the A.F. Mozhaisky.

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