23,000 troops of the Eastern Military District passed the test of survival rates

More than 23 thousand soldiers serving under the contract (of which about 1,500 — of women) have been in the past year training program of intensive basic training at bases interspecies training center of the Eastern Military District, located in Khabarovsk, Primorsk and the edges of the Trans-Baikal.

About 800 soldiers did not survive the test. They left the "survival rates" on their own or were dismissed as not pass control exercise. Education was conducted in four streams.

For the first time in the third and fourth streams "survival courses" along with servicemen on contract formations and military

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In 2012, the Marines made more than 150 thousand parachute jumps

With the end of the calendar year in the Airborne Troops (VDV) announced the final results of the annual plan of landing troops and military equipment from aircraft and military helicopters and transport aircraft.

A total of 2012 personnel of the Navy were more than 150 thousand jumps. Of these, about 115.5 thousand paratroopers carried out the An-2 and military transport helicopters and nearly 38 thousand jumps — from heavy military transport aircraft Il-76.

Leadership in the implementation of the program jumps keep Ulyanovsk connection Airborne paratroopers. Thus, the personnel of the Air Assault Brigade in 2012 were more

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Air defense units of the Russian military base in Armenia held target practice

With anti-aircraft and anti-aircraft missile units of the Russian military base in Armenia were no live-fire training to repel an attack of single and group simulated enemy air targets, as well as the flight operations of its aircraft.

Total for training activities have attracted more than 100 military and involved dozens of pieces of weapons and military equipment, including combat crews SAM BUK M1-2 and S-300B.

During the training sessions were worked out questions and camouflage positions, organization communication and control systems in mountainous areas, bringing the art of traveling to combat. Also, personnel completed a number of introductory

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In the Armed Forces of Russia celebrates the Day of army air defense

Today constitute the basis of army air defense anti-aircraft missile (SAM) of the compound, military units of the Ground, Airborne and coastal forces of the Navy. They are designed for reconnaissance and reflection enemy air attack of the enemy, the protection of troops and facilities from air strikes in all kinds of combat operations, the implementation of the rearrangements and the location on the site.

For the period up to 2020 the main directions of development of the military defense are consistently increasing the number of military units of permanent readiness and equipment of the latest high-performance anti-aircraft

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The Russian gunners learn to fire in the mountains of Armenia

About 300 soldiers of missile troops and artillery (MF & A) of the Russian military base stationed on the territory of the Republic of Armenia, study characteristics of fire in mountainous terrain in the mountainous range Alagyaz.

Field trip to the commanders involved in self-propelled artillery howitzer "Carnation", multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) BM-21 "Grad", antitank guided missiles (ATGM), "Competition", mortars "tray" that will work in the field for more than 30 training issues.

Ahead of experts MF & military base in the output field units. As part of activities will be held one day of

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East Military District has two new Mi-26 helicopters

MOSCOW, December 21 — RIA Novosti. Getting a modern aircraft in the 2012 state defense order was completed in the Eastern Military District (OIE), told reporters on Friday, the TSB.

"Two new multi-purpose transport helicopter Mi-26 arrived at the air base of the Eastern Military District in the Khabarovsk region, the arrival of the two helicopters to complete the delivery of new aircraft in the TSB in the 2012 state defense order", — The officer said.

According to him, a few days earlier by one of the air bases District arrived six Mi-8 AMTSH ("Terminator").

In 2012, he noted,

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The State Duma adopted a law establishing a mobilization reserve for the army

According to the draft, the reservists will be able to voluntarily sign a contract with the Defense Ministry, held training activities, participate in exercises and training camp or held in reserve Interior Ministry, SVR, FSB. For the work they will receive a military salary.

If a reservist decides to terminate the contract at will or will not comply with the terms of the contract, he will compensate the budget for their own learning. Provided, however, good reasons for family reasons.

The first contract is for three years, the next — for five years. The contract

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Kyrgyzstan approved the establishment of a Russian military base on its territory

Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev signed the law "On ratification of the Agreement between the Kyrgyz Republic and the Russian Federation on the status and conditions of a Russian military base on the territory of the republic," according to December 18 press service of the Kyrgyz state.

Also, the president signed the "Protocol on cooperation in the military field between Kyrgyzstan and Russia in the period preceding the entry into force of the agreement."

In Kyrgyzstan, the Russian military base located underwater weapons testing in Karakol, military communications center in Kara-Balta, radioseysmicheskaya laboratory in Maily-Suu and the CSTO airbase in Kant.

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Air Force radar troops — ’61

December 15, in the Armed Forces of Russia celebrated the annual feast of radio engineering troops of the Air Force (IAF) -61 years from the date of formation.

The origin of radio engineering troops (PTB) began before World War II. For the detection of enemy aircraft, monitor its actions, alerts and air defense forces and the urban population of the dangers of air service was organized by the airborne surveillance, warning and communication system (included).

RTV as a branch was established December 15, 1951 by the Council of Ministers of the USSR on the basis of parts of the

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Keys from new apartments benefit recipients received three regions

In Belogorsk Amur Region 20 orphans and children left without parental care, got the keys from new apartments in the house on Spring Lane. One-and two-bedroom apartments are located in the well-appointed two-story house in Spring Lane. Each apartment is equipped with electric stove, new plumbing. Next to the house is located park and stadium "Amurselmash."

In the city of Samara region Pohvistnevo more than 20 families became owners of the keys to new apartments.

Doctors, teachers, cultural workers, family services, police, large families — a total of 21 family — have won the cherished meters.

Check the neighborhood "South"

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