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The Central Military District scouts conducted a landing on the right bank of the Volga in the Samara Region

The best reconnaissance groups from six regions of Siberia, the Urals and the Volga region began to parachute from a Mi-8 helicopter to the right bank of the Volga River in the Samara region, from where they would immediately make a kilometer march to the enemy’s rear, the press service of the Central Military District reported to the Military Review.

The Central Military District scouts conducted a landing on the right bank of the Volga in the Samara Region

Practical actions of military personnel are held in the form of competitions for the prizes of the commander of the troops of the Central Military District. According to the plan, the scouts need to make parachute jumps in full gear from a height of more than 600 meters to limited areas of the terrain, and then, as part of their group with a folded parachute, arrive at the final collection point
- said in a statement.

It is noted that such competitions are held in the region for the first time, they are held in preparation for the international competition "Excellence in military intelligence-2018", in which more than 70 intelligence officers take part.

Photos used:
press service of the Central Military District
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  1. Vard
    Vard 16 February 2018 09: 59
    We have Zhiguli mountains there ... Forest ... Gullies ... The very thing is that you would go for a run with full calculation ... Especially in winter ... however, in the summer, you will not really walk around ...
    1. siberalt
      siberalt 16 February 2018 10: 18
      Well done boys! If only women and children were not scared. winked
    2. seregatara1969
      seregatara1969 16 February 2018 17: 01
      you have a swvul and a parachute jumping field for cadets and run through the woods for at least a week, since all the rivers froze
  2. Teberii
    Teberii 16 February 2018 09: 59
    The spirit of competition always brings good results. Yes, and much more interesting and diverse.
  3. Giant thought
    Giant thought 16 February 2018 10: 00
    They came up with good competitions for scouts, and let the strongest win.
    KVU-NSVD 16 February 2018 10: 01
    with a parachute folded, arrive at the final destination
    Correctly . No need for excessive realism with the instillation of a parachute. Otherwise, you won’t get enough property ... laughing
  5. Streletskos
    Streletskos 16 February 2018 10: 12
    The instructor tells the soldiers before parachuting:
    Do not worry: according to statistics, one parachute out of 1000 does not open.
    And there are 200 people laughing