We received the appropriate cup and diploma from the commander of the military district. Indeed, we have done a tremendous amount of work in 2017, the soldiers have gained invaluable experience. Two camp gatherings were conducted in the winter and summer periods of training and the same number of exercises with electronic missile launches from the Iskander-M OTRK. Sudden checks of readiness were carried out several times, for which they received only excellent marks.- said the commander of the compound, Colonel Andrei Surkov
Surkov also noted that they were the first to use joint exercises of the Collective Forces of the Collective Security Treaty Organization in the territory of another state. Soldiers with standard equipment made a quick transfer by air from the Orenburg region to the proving ground in the Republic of Tajikistan, for the first time in the territory of another state conducted ballistic missile launches using conventional guerrillas.