Troops of Aerospace Defense may enter into the composition of the Russian Air Force

Air Force (IAF), the Russian Federation can incorporate into your own structure Troops Aerospace Defense (ASD) if the Russian armed forces will move to a three-branch system of recruitment, told reporters at the Sun Air Force Commander Lt. Gen. Viktor Bondar.

"We plan to make daily control station in the Main Command of the Air Force. Over time, I think that if there is a transition to a three-branch system of recruitment for the Armed Forces, then maybe we will go to ASD and will be restored central command post of the Air Force, without further unrealistic engage in

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EKR troops conduct live firing on the range Ashuluk

Command of the Air and Missile Defense Forces Aerospace Defense will hold a tactical teaching with battle Ashuluk shooting at the range in the Astrakhan Region. The exercise will accept the role of management teams of air defense, anti-aircraft missile regiments and radio units responsible for the air defense of Moscow.

Feature of the upcoming exercise would be the simulation of real combat test using a conventional enemy air and space attack.

In the process of teaching units connections Defense Forces aerospace defense will step up combat duty for the protection of airspace boundaries of the protected area,

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Troops TSB in 2012 for the first time joined the special on C-400

Young special on anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 for the first time joined the troops Eastern Military Area (SBI) in the current year, told reporters on Tuesday, the official dealer TSB Colonel Alexander Gordeev.

"This year, for the first time troops neighborhood joined the spices for modern air defense systems "Thor" and the C-400, "- said Gordeev.

He said that about 7 thousand junior leaders and professionals in profits county after the end of military educational institutions in 2012.

According to him, more than 1.5 thousand of them were at the training centers of other military districts.

"Together with the

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The troops of the Warsaw Contract

In over 30 years of "cold war" large tank armies of NATO and the Warsaw Pact states were ready to reincarnate in Europe some semblance of the battlefield under Prokhorovka, unthinkable only a grand scale. Fortunately, the presence of nuclear weapons deterred the parties from unleashing carnage. Although the story and do not tolerate the subjunctive mood, many people often ask "what would have been. if ..? "

The troops of the Warsaw Contract

Tank fleet armies of the Warsaw contract was enormous. It is estimated it numbered 53,000 Russian tanks and about 12,000-15,000 Eastern tanks. But far not

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Military ranks

The presence of military personnel military ranks is one of the features of military service. They provide clarity in the relationship and the military chain of command. Without accurate gradations of the ruler, and ratings would be difficult to distinguish between the responsibilities of the relevant categories of people in uniform. And so it is very simple and clear. Here is a soldier — a fighter with a blank epaulets on the shoulders, but the general, wearing a huge embroidered stars. But it was not always the case.

The military rank of his own essence qualifying tariff category. A typical

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The war with Turkey in 1711. Prut Campaign

The successes of the Russian army in the Baltic and on the Karelian Isthmus made conditions for the upcoming Advent to Sweden, but those plans were interrupted by the war with the Ottoman Empire. Sultan pressure Swedish monarch, the French ambassador and the Crimean khan decided to go to war with the Russian government.

Poltava victory produced the Istanbul dual memory: on the one hand — a complete rout of the "invincible" Swedish army inspired the Turks respect to the "Muscovites", but on the other — has increased the terror of severe neighbor. Our home had approaches to the

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The war on an empty stomach. Super-soldier of the future

For at least some fighters even more important than the strategy and the strategy battle, and his stomach. Hungry army will not be able to resist the enemy, and the food supply more fundamentally than weapons — this is understood even the most ancient military leaders. In the XXI century, in this difficult case appeared innovations …

Servicemen in Russia for a long time people were busy themselves for their own subsistence. Quite recall the tale of "Porridge from an ax" to realize what ingenuity and resourcefulness was a fighter must possess in order not to stay hungry. In

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The war in Italy and the Swiss campaign Suvorov. Part 2

Russian and Austrian troops in four months liberated from the French almost all of Italy. Complete defeat of the French army in Italy caused a new surge of controversy between Alexander Vasilyevich gofkrigsratom and Vienna. Russian commander perfectly versed in military strategy and realize that it is necessary to pursue a broken enemy. And seizing the French Riviera, stand up on the borders of the Republic of France. August 16 Suvorov gave the order to Johann von Klenau chase the French and take Genoa. Almost at the time the port city was defenseless. In addition, the English fleet blocked

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The war in Italy and the Swiss campaign Suvorov

10 (21) September 1799 began eminent transition of the army of Alexander Suvorov Crossing the Alps. The aim of the campaign was the defeat of the French troops in Switzerland. During the campaign the Russian army was fought over the most important mountain pass the Swiss Alps — the Gotthard and the Devil's Bridge and made the transition from the plain p. Flight (Royce) in Mutenskuyu plain where was blocked by the superior forces of the enemy. But in the battle in the plain Mutenskoy miracle heroes Suvorov defeated the French army at the beginning of Andre Massena and

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08.08.08 War for the first time about her secrets knows the general Hrulev

Vladislav Shurygin. Anatoly, this year will mark the four-year "War 08-08-08" as they called modern historians action in August 2008 in South Ossetia. This war is unique in that it was the first in the modern history of the Russian Federation war, which was conducted by our homeland against another country. And this war was the victory for us. Georgia was defeated. But many of the war kept secret until this day or stay in the shade, and questions on the war far more questions than answers. You are the commander of the 58th Army, which actually decided the ending

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