Completed in 2012, the first full-scale rehearsal of the Victory Parade in Red Square with armored vehicles. Photo: road-mobile launcher rocket complex "Topol-M" during a rehearsal of the Victory Parade in Red Square.
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On Friday night training participants made two passes over the main square of the country.
After a workout, military equipment, took part in the rehearsals, Khodynskoye returned to the field, where it will be protected until the next night training, which will take place on April 30. Photo: armored personnel carriers (BTR-80) during a rehearsal of the Victory Parade in Red Square.
At night training involved all military equipment declared to participate in the parade on May 9, except helicopters. Five helicopters Mi-8 MTV will fly over Red Square in a single air ranks at the dress rehearsal on May 6, and during the parade on May 9 and May 5 at 10 am on the main square of the country will fly a helicopter from the participants of the parade. In the photo: self-propelled artillery self-propelled guns, "MSTA-S" during a rehearsal of the Victory Parade on Red Square
According to the Ministry of Defense, all in the Victory Parade in Moscow will involve more than 14,000 people, about 100 pieces of weapons and military equipment. Photo: military parade squads during a rehearsal of the Victory Parade on Red Square
May 9 on the main square of the country will travel eight launchers, tactical missile "Iskander-M", the three autonomous launchers missile complexes "Topol-M" with models of launch canisters, 16 anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 anti-aircraft missile and gun systems "Armour-S" armored "Tiger", BTR-80, T-90 tanks, self-propelled artillery "MSTA-S" and anti-aircraft missile systems "Buk-M2" (on the left)
Before the victory parade in the main square Russia held two more night training: April 30 and May 3. These days with 18 hours until the end of activities, as well as from 6 am until the end of the dress rehearsal on May 6 and May 9, before the end of the parade in downtown Moscow Traffic to be restricted. Photo: military parade squads Airborne.
- The first rehearsal of parade in Red Square with armored vehicles
Victory Parade in Moscow (and in other Russian cities) traditionally starts at 10.00 and will last approximately 45 minutes. In the capital, after the celebrations at 22.00 will be given a salute of 30 volleys. In the photo: line during a rehearsal of the Victory Parade on Red Square
In connection with the first rehearsal of the Victory Parade in Moscow movement was limited to six in the evening, while she started training at 22.00 and at 20.00 came out with a technique Khodynsky field. Restrict the movement began a few hours before, because, as explained in the RIA Novosti press-service of the Interior Ministry of the Russian Federation in Moscow, it was necessary to remove vehicles that impede the military's equipment, and that takes extra time. In the photo: columns of military equipment are on Tverskaya Street before a rehearsal for the Victory Parade on Red Square
The T-90A (foreground) on Tverskaya street in front of a rehearsal for the Victory Parade in Red Square.
Servicemen before the rehearsal of the Victory Parade on Red Square