According to the press service of the Southern Military District of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, classes will be held in the mountain-wooded and flat parts of Abkhazia, more than 700 servicemen take part in them, of which about 70% are recruits of the 2013 fall draft of the year, and about 100 weapons are involved and military equipment.
Particular attention during the field training is paid to the development of the latest BTR-82A, which entered service with the motorized rifle subunits at the end of this summer in the framework of the State Defense Order.
The servicemen will acquire skills in equipping field camps in various terrain conditions, masking firing positions, and will conduct tactical, reconnaissance, and firing training with them.
Under the guidance of experienced instructors, young drivers will learn the characteristics of driving armored personnel carriers and army trucks on roads with different surfaces, including along mountain river beds, serpentines, and also through areas with viscous soil.
The field exit will last until mid-December and will end with the implementation of exercises for firing from the BTR-82A armament, automatic and hand grenade launchers, mortars and small arms weapons.