After pilots in the South of Russia will hold a firefight gunners
Ramil Salikhov. Gunners of the Central military district during tactical exercises in the Astrakhan region will impress cruise missiles conventional enemy, said Last news, the assistant commander of the CVO Jaroslav Roshchupkin on Wednesday.
first, the US state Department expressed deep concern with the beginning of Russian aviation exercises that are also held in the Astrakhan region, indicating that they are on " Russian-Ukrainian border ". In the Russian defense Ministry recalled that the Exercises are held at the Ashuluk firing range, located hundreds of kilometers from the Russian-Ukrainian border. The exercises are held in accordance with the approved last year by the plan of combat training for 2014.
Tactical Exercises with combat firing units of the air defense of the AOC will hold on interspecific ground Kapustin Yar in the Astrakhan region, where will apply anti-aircraft missile systems " Buk ", " top ", " OSA " and others.
" yesterday Gunners finished marches combined method of Sverdlovsk, Chelyabinsk regions, Altai Krai and the Republic of Bashkortostan. Just for the exercises used more than 5 thousand soldiers and about 2 thousand pieces of various mechanisms ", - told the Agency Roshchupkin.
according to him, the doctrine will End on August 23, the date of the test firings of the s-300 systems on complex goals, were released from the target center " Saman "travelling on paths, typical for modern tactical aircraft and missile with wings.