- In Tula was the first rehearsal of the military parade
In the city-hero of Thule was the first joint training of military parade to commemorate the 68th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945. Just a military parade which will take place in Tula on May 9, will be attended by about 800 military personnel, including more than 600 — the soldiers, sergeants and officers of the 106th Guards Airborne Division, including the 1st anti-aircraft missile Regiment stationed in the suburban Naro-Fominsk.
On the part of the mechanized column — 22 pieces of military equipment of the Airborne Forces, including combat vehicles BMD-2 self-propelled artillery guns, "Nona", amphibious tracked armored BTRD-3D, anti-aircraft missiles "Strela-10" cars "KamAZ "towing artillery pieces, etc.
While preparing the parade calculations Tula paratroopers prepare personnel and equipment for the fireworks. In this honorable mission will attend military self-propelled artillery battalion of the 51st Guards Airborne Regiment. On May 9 they will produce 30 bursts of 18 artillery salutes and installations.
Until Victory Day will be held in Tula 9 more joint training of military parade, 3 of which will be held on the main street — Lenin Square — with the participation of military equipment.