Over 8,000 missile and artillery troops hold live-fire exercise in south Russia

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Over 8,000 missile and artillery troops held a simultaneous live-five exercise at 30 training ranges in south Russia, the press office of Russia’s Southern Military District reported on Tuesday, Defence.az reports citing TASS.


"The drills paid special attention to counter-battery fire (artillery duels) and firings as part of reconnaissance and fire and reconnaissance and strike contours… At the concluding stage, the drills involved large-scale missile launches and firings from the Iskander, Bal and Bastion missile systems, Tornado-G and Uragan multiple launch rocket systems, Msta-S, Akatsiya and Gvozdika self-propelled howitzers, Nona self-propelled guns and other launchers," the press office said in a statement.

Overall, the drills involved more than 8,000 personnel, about 3,000 missile and artillery systems.



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Over 8,000 missile and artillery troops hold live-fire exercise in south Russia

2019/10/1571131542.jpg
Read: 635     14:59     15 October 2019    

Over 8,000 missile and artillery troops held a simultaneous live-five exercise at 30 training ranges in south Russia, the press office of Russia’s Southern Military District reported on Tuesday, Defence.az reports citing TASS.


"The drills paid special attention to counter-battery fire (artillery duels) and firings as part of reconnaissance and fire and reconnaissance and strike contours… At the concluding stage, the drills involved large-scale missile launches and firings from the Iskander, Bal and Bastion missile systems, Tornado-G and Uragan multiple launch rocket systems, Msta-S, Akatsiya and Gvozdika self-propelled howitzers, Nona self-propelled guns and other launchers," the press office said in a statement.

Overall, the drills involved more than 8,000 personnel, about 3,000 missile and artillery systems.



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