On the expanded board of military Minister Anatoly Serdyukov reported that six military districts in the reform process have been converted into four massive interspecific forces in the strategic areas — South, West, Central and East.
According to the Minister of Defense, "fundamentally upgraded system battle readiness, command and control, logistics and training of the troops. "He also said that the Defense Ministry broken operational and providing functions." Formed two areas of responsibility: first — planning and implementation of the Armed Forces, the second — providing activities Army and Navy, "- explained Serdyukov.
"In 2011, we plan to complete the formation of new units and formations — the three combined arms brigades, one missile brigade, 2-artillery brigades, 7 anti-aircraft missile brigades, 9 reconnaissance teams, 3 engineering teams to do Troops Aerospace Defence, "- said the Minister of Defense.
Anatoly Serdyukov also recalled that in 2010, much attention was paid to this battle study: it was conducted more than two thousand events with practical action units and formations. "This is 30 percent more than in 2009 — said Serdyukov. — For more of them became operational-tactical exercises" Vostok-2010 ". This exercise involved 56 thousand military personnel, more than 10 thousand units of weapons and military equipment, including 170 combat aircraft and helicopters, and 54 warships. "
"In 2010, the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation formed a unified system of logistics troops with arms, military equipment, ammunition, fuel, food, clothing and other property, — said the board of the Ministry of Defense Serdyukov. — Optimized storage system supplies real money. Military in the vicinity and fleets formed 8 inclusive bases and 10 crews logistics, compactly arranged in the areas where the formations and units. "
ITAR-TASS reports that according to Gallakticheskimi army commander Lt. Gen. Oleg Ostapenko, a swing formation of the system of aerospace defense, and there is no hesitation that the commission of the president in this regard will be fulfilled.