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In the Moscow region, at the Golovenki and Alabino training grounds, the qualifying stage of the International Army Games-2022 competition “Masters of Artillery Fire” among military personnel of the units of the Red Banner Guards Tank Army of the Western Military District has started.

During the competition, servicemen will have to carry out live firing from 120-mm Burevestnik mortar systems, as well as to perform target shooting at a distance of 100 to 400 meters from a 7.62-mm Kalashnikov machine gun, RPG-7V and 5.45 -mm AK-74 assault rifle.

The final stage of the competition will be a competition in driving a light armored tractor MT-LB with overcoming natural and artificial obstacles for a while.

In total, more than 400 military personnel take part in the qualifying stage of the competition, more than 80 units of weapons and military equipment of the ZVO tank formation are involved. The best crews will compete for the right to represent a tank formation at the army stage of the competition in March this year.

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