Russia’s Arctic Brigades to get new outfit this year


Russia’s Arctic brigades will receive a unique outfit that allows to perform tasks in extremely cold conditions, the press service of the Northern Fleet said.

The new outfit consists of 18 items. Clothing is designed to be a combination of multiple layers of natural and synthetic materials. It includes damp-proof and warm underwear, coldproof boots, gloves and hat.
Uniforms have been successfully tested in the conditions of the Kola Polar region in late 2014.

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