All types and branches of the Armed Forces are involved in a large-scale audit. At present, the formations and military units raised by the commander-in-chief of the alert, are being advanced in a combined way, under their own power and by rail, to the areas designated by the General Staff of the RF Armed Forces.
At the first stage, more than 100 bombers, fighters and military transport aircraft aviation The Central and Eastern military districts were transferred to alternate and operational airfields located in Kamchatka, Khabarovsk and Primorsky Territories, as well as on Sakhalin Island.
IL-76 aircraft made more than 30 sorties, moving troops and equipment to the landfills. Airplanes and helicopters (Su-27, Su-35С, Su-ZOSM, Su-24М, Mi-8AMTSH, Mi-8MTV) were dispersed into alternate aerodromes. About 100 aircraft and helicopters were relocated to distances 400-4000 kilometers from the places of permanent deployment.
In the Pacific navy warships and submarines on alert promptly entered the waters of the Sea of Okhotsk and the Sea of Japan for operations in the near and far sea zones.
The ships work out combat training tasks to combat a conditional enemy’s aviation, conduct communications exercises, work out navigation safety tasks during joint maneuvering. Also, sailors conduct exercises to combat durability in sailing conditions.
In parallel with the events in the open sea, in the areas of concentration on the coasts of Kamchatka and Primorye, the Coastal Forces Coastal Troops are involved, which carry out the tasks of disembarking a naval assault force and organizing antiamphibious defense of the coast.
On the coast, formations and units of the Ground Forces move under their own power over distances of more than 1000 km. In particular, tank, motorized rifle, anti-aircraft missile, and artillery formations of the 35th Army in Belogorsk are currently marching in areas of loading onto railway transport. Units of the 83rd and 11th separate airborne assault brigades are deploying field command posts and have already begun to prepare for landing in the Far North and the stormy sea.
A number of airborne assault units were transferred to landfills in the districts of the city of Anadyr, Sakhalin Islands, and the large islands of the Kuril Ridge. For the first time, units of the Ulan-Uda and Ussuri airborne formations were deployed by military transport aircraft over a distance of more than 4 thousands of kilometers.
A convoy of marine equipment before being loaded into the BDK during a sudden readiness check at the amphibious landing ground in the Landing Bay.
The loading of the personnel of the brigade of the marines to the amphibious ships of the Pacific Fleet during a sudden readiness check at the amphibious landing range in the amphibious landing bay.
Loading equipment in BDK "Peresvet"
BDK "Admiral Nevelskoy"
BDK "Nikolay Vilkov"
The purpose of the exercise is to test the readiness of the units to perform tasks for the purpose, as well as the ability of the troops to act in resolving crisis situations that pose a threat to the country's military security, including an anti-terrorism nature.
A sudden comprehensive audit of the troops of the Eastern Military District will be held during the week and will end on September 18 of the year 2014.