Russian Navy: 45 years ago for the first time on the Pamir was airlifted military unit

45 years ago for the first time on one of the highest peaks of the Pamir was airlifted military unit. For the first time in the history of the world parachuting one of the highest peaks of the Pamir — Lenin Peak (7134 m) — was thrown out of the Soviet paratroopers landing.

Unique action was accomplished July 24, 1968 at the intersection of scientific and technological discoveries, held under the command of officers of the Airborne Troops (VDV), the Central Red Army parachute club (now — the 309th special physical training center and the survival of

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The military staged unannounced inspection readiness

The Russian military exercises conducted in several districts. And all emergency maneuvers. Marines, airmen and sailors raised the alarm and made spot checks for personnel and for military equipment. 

The Ministry of Defence has already tried out the practice continues to surprise inspections by the troops. At the landfill Red Plows, in the Pskov region, the teachings of paratroopers and coastal forces of the Navy led the Airborne Troops Commander Vladimir Shamanov. Were alerted units and controls air assault regiment. Next march 70 kilometers with the participation of five hundred troops and more than 60 pieces

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The monument to Uncle Vasya

In Ulyanovsk, the grand opening of the park named after Hero of the Soviet Union Vasily Margelov Povich. Vasily Margelov called paratroopers number 1. Even during his lifetime, he became a legend, a symbol of his great time personification of courage, fortitude and courage.

In Ulyanovsk, the grand opening of the park named after the legendary commander of the Airborne Troops — Hero of the Soviet Union Vasily Margelov Povich. The opening ceremony was attended by the First Deputy Minister of Defense Gen. Arkady Bahini, Airborne Troops Commander Colonel General Vladimir Shamanov, the governor of the Ulyanovsk

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New hit on Youtube: Navy veteran song against Putin

Another online hit against Putin appeared in the vast Youtube — song "No one except us." This song President urges Russian government to resign. Its performers were veterans Airborne Forces Academic District of Moscow. The animation was laid on Youtube, been viewed about 240 thousand people. The creators own hit songs performed on the TV channel "Rain" and blogger drugoi invited them to march on February 4 "For honest elections."

Navy veterans explained to why wrote this song, which has become a matter of days of the new online hit. Misha Vistitsky, is the creator and performer of words, said

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The monument to Uncle Vasya

In Ulyanovsk, the grand opening of the park named after Hero of the Soviet Union Vasily Margelov Povich. Vasily Margelov called paratroopers number 1. Even during his lifetime, he became a legend, a symbol of his great time personification of courage, fortitude and courage.

 

In Ulyanovsk, the grand opening of the park named after the legendary commander of the Airborne Troops — Hero of the Soviet Union Vasily Margelov Povich. The opening ceremony was attended by the First Deputy Minister of Defense Gen. Arkady Bahini, Airborne Troops Commander Colonel General Vladimir Shamanov, the governor

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TEPS Octopus-SD significant increment firing artillery ability Airborne

Maneuverability and fire power of artillery Airborne Forces increased significantly due to the entering in 2010 troops more than 20 units of TEPS (self-propelled anti-tank gun) "Octopus-SD."

The Office of the Press Service and disk imaging Ministry of Defense said that in the past year for airborne delivery of the technique was carried out. But in 2012, the paratroopers will put about 10 units of 125-millimeter TEPS "Octopus-SD." This will allow before the end of the year equip guns Airborne Forces new guns in an amount up to one third of the need.

Light tracked amphibious aviadesantiruemaya anti-tank gun

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The military staged unannounced inspection readiness

The Russian military exercises conducted in several districts. And all emergency maneuvers. Marines, airmen and sailors raised the alarm and made spot checks for personnel and for military equipment. 

The Ministry of Defence has already tried out the practice continues to surprise inspections by the troops. At the landfill Red Plows, in the Pskov region, the teachings of paratroopers and coastal forces of the Navy led the Airborne Troops Commander Vladimir Shamanov. Were alerted units and controls air assault regiment. Next march 70 kilometers with the participation of five hundred troops and more than 60 pieces

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Russian Navy: 45 years ago for the first time on the Pamir was airlifted military unit

45 years ago for the first time on one of the highest peaks of the Pamir was airlifted military unit. For the first time in the history of the world parachuting one of the highest peaks of the Pamir — Lenin Peak (7134 m) — was thrown out of the Soviet paratroopers landing.

Unique action was accomplished July 24, 1968 at the intersection of scientific and technological discoveries, held under the command of officers of the Airborne Troops (VDV), the Central Red Army parachute club (now — the 309th special physical training center and the survival of

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Airborne Scouts will compete at Tula to the best sniper pair

At the landfill Tesnitskoe 106 Guards Airborne Division (Tula) from 27th February to 2nd March there will be competition for the best sniper pair Airborne.

The competition will involve the best sniper and a pair of special intelligence units of all formations and units Airborne Troops. Snipers will compete in the abilities of ownership of the means and methods of concealment, standard weapons in tactical operations and intelligence in the application of non-lethal weapons.

Plans events provided the exchange of experience between the military, research into practice new models of rifles and Russian production of optical devices (including the

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