The Ministry of Defence has named the cost of sets of new uniforms for employees. Journalists were told the head of the department of resource support of the Defense Ministry, Colonel Andrei Podoprigorin, form a set of winter clothes new sample is 2 thousand 443 rubles., A set of summer cotton clothing — 996 rubles.
He added that these kits retail at about twice the price. According A.Podoprigorina, currently at the Ministry of Defense four vendor forms, the choice of which was based on auctions.
After the adoption of a new form of clothing she was sent to all units of the armed forces, where the fall of 2010. survey was conducted, in which more than 6 million people out of 44 military units located in different climatic zones.
As a result, 69% of respondents, including conscripts, contractors and officers noted a high resistance to tearing of the material, 58% reported low weight sets of clothes, 68% — easy to wear. At low temperatures, while continuously outdoors in winter uniforms 2:00 or more, did not feel cool the body 59% of the respondents.
More than 80% agreed that the summer can wear summer suit and carry out their duties for the day. However, 5% of the soldiers experienced overheating or hypothermia, but this was due mainly to the non-standard finding in the open air.
In addition, more than 2 million people (33%) reported insufficient thermal insulation properties of thermal insulation in winter costumes for use in areas with cold and very cold climates. Also, soldiers have complained about the lack of long summer suit jacket, which is constantly crawled out of his trousers, poor ventilation and stiffness.
The officers are mainly offered to return with epaulets on the shoulders of different characters.
According A.Podoprigorina, the results of the survey were carefully considered by a special commission, some of them were taken into account by manufacturers. He recalled that in the drafting of these suits involved modelers Igor chapurin and Valentin Yudashkin. However, these samples were subsequently modified, particularly imported heater was replaced by a Russian.
Referring to the relationship of diseases and new forms of war, A.Podoprigorin noted that, in general, the disease of recruits in the initial period of military service due to the lack of willingness of young people to the peculiarities of military service and lower adaptive capacity of regime change, work and leisure. However, he said that the heads of departments, too much depends. For example, they may allow the military to use in addition taken from the house warm clothes such as socks. They must also avoid a long stay soldiers outdoors in inclement weather.
From RIA Novosti:
Russian Defense Ministry has developed a special handbook for recruits and their commanders, which lists all the required elements of the military uniform, told reporters Thursday the head ware resource supply management department of the Defense Ministry, Colonel Andrei Podoprigorin.
"We were given this allowance to all military recruitment, recruitment centers and military units. It is painted in detail, as it puts the temperature at which, as worn ", — he said.
Head of Management added that currently mixing objects of civil and military uniforms smoking, but the commander may authorize subordinates to carry personal warm things under the form of a case of severe cold.
According Podoprigorina, due to the frequent colds conscripts Main Military Prosecutor's Office conducted a test in the military during the period from November 2010 to April 2011.
"It is clear that we are not perfect people, we have made representation", — he said.
The colonel added that the PRTs also ordered to establish standards and specifications for winter clothing for the military.
"As part of our document, including, have been developed and the above mentioned textbook", — he said.
Podoprigorin added that conscripts are not able to wear a winter form associated with the high incidence of soldiers.
"We have this form is the same for everyone in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation there are about 400,000 conscripts and 150,000 officers, but no one had heard about the mass disorders among officers," — he stressed.
Now exclusive comments Head of the Department of resource support of the Defense Ministry, Colonel Andrew Podoprigorina for the blog twower:
1. The development of forms involved a large group of people directly from Yudashkin's proposals were taken on some elements of tailoring. Suggested materials for their forms were rejected.
2. The cost of the ruble in 2443 is listed for the jacket and pants warm winter suit, and 996 rubles — for the jacket and trousers summer suit. Total all soldier uniforms, including summer and winter suits, cap, hat, gloves, boots, etc. worth 6836 rubles.
3. Is engaged in the production of forms of four companies:
— Sew costumes summer:
Ltd. "Kizilovskaya Garment Factory" Initiative ";
textile factory "Red weavers";
— Winter sew costumes:
JSC "uniforms Center";
Of "BTK groups."
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