In the Novosibirsk region hosted the night training of pilots, who this year graduated from the military aviation University.
The helicopters flew as low as possible-50 meters from the ground
Young pilots military air base Tolmachevo staged night flights of helicopters Mi-8AMTSH “Terminator” and shock helicopters Mi-24.
“Officers worked landing <…> on an unprepared field at night with the use of navigation instruments, and flying at extremely low altitudes – up to 50 meters above the ground. Such flights make it possible to conceal fighting vehicles from enemy fire using natural cover of the terrain, the most effective use of army aircraft to counter the conditional illegal armed formations”, – said the press service of the Central military district.
It was said that the military airbase Tolmachevo is included with 14-th army air force and Air defense Central military district. In its Arsenal – the Mi-8AMTSH-V, intended for the carriage of goods, people, and fire support from the air, as well as Mi-24 helicopters, which are used for destroying manpower, armoured vehicles and weapon emplacements of the enemy.
Earlier at a military airbase Tolmachevo was the training of anti-terror group: military repelled an attack of the conditional enemy and not allowed the terrorists to hijack flight technique.
The Saratov young guardsmen won two shifts Junior military camp
Saratov guards became absolute winners of the first and second shifts Junior military military-sports camps PFO “Guard”, which was held in Nizhny Novgorod and Penza regions.
“Camp Guard” – a military-Patriotic project, organized at the initiative of Mikhail Babich and with the active assistance of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation, DOSAAF of Russia, the governments of Penza and Nizhny Novgorod regions.
During the second shift, which lasted 18 days, the military and sports training to 360 students of 10-11 grades from all regions of the Volga Federal district.
Some of them are teenagers who are in difficult life situation living in large families, children of soldiers killed in the line of duty, as well as six district pupils of the cadet corps. The Saratov oblast was represented by a team of 20 boys, composed of students from Saratov cadet boarding school N1 im. Eremina, Saratov cadet boarding school N2 of them. Talalikhina, high school c. Belogornoye Volsky district, Lyceum RP Stepnoe sovetskogo district, secondary school N2 of the city district BUT Bright and Tatishchev Lyceum.
The young guardsmen lived in the barracks, became acquainted with modern weapons systems, military equipment, means of communication and camouflage. Camp participants were able to try yourself in the role of engineers, scouts, snipers. Students competed in various competitions and sports competitions.
The skills of unarmed combat and combat training, possession of firearms and machetes, the participants demonstrated on the parade ground during the closing ceremony of the second shift. Here, the teenagers brought his first oath, joined the ranks of the all-Russian youth military-Patriotic movement “of Warmie” and were the representatives of the Junior military movements in the regions.
At the end of the second shift of the camp “Gvardeets – 2” became the best guards from the Saratov region. With the beginning of the project of the Volga Federal district (since 2013) the team of the region among the top three in “the Guardsman”.
Scouts from Kazakhstan set a record by throwing sapper shovels and knives near Novosibirsk
Scouts from Kazakhstan were the most accurate
On the ground Koltsovo near Novosibirsk began the fourth stage of the international contest “masters of reconnaissance – 2018”: soldiers from 8 countries have to show how accurately they can shoot and throw knives.
On the first day of the stage “Shooting” their skills showed scouts from Sudan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Armenia. They fired from a machine gun, a Kalashnikov, a Makarov pistol, a sniper rifle and a hand grenade. In addition, the scouts competed in throwing knives, and entrenching spades, told in the press service of the Central military district.
At this stage distinguished the team from Kazakhstan, which is rather all metal melee weapons. “Each scout had to hit the target from three different distances – 4, 6 and 8 meters. The scoring took into account the defeat of the target in the designated zone. The team from Kazakhstan made more than 70% accurate hits, setting a new record in international competition of scouts,” – said the defense Ministry.
On the second day of individual shooting will continue with the remaining teams from Russia, Zimbabwe, China and Belarus. After the scouts and a group of fire – this phase will end on August 6.
While the results of the three phases of the competition “masters of reconnaissance – 2018” the first place is the team from Russia. Also in the top three scouts from Uzbekistan and China. The contest has five stages.