Infantry exercise involving “Tunguska” MANPADS are held in south of Russia

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More than 700 infantry servicemen are holding exercises in the Stavropol Territory with armored vehicles, tanks, artillery and “Tunguska” complexes, the Southern Military District press-service reports.

“The training activities involve more than 700 servicemen and about 100 units of military equipment, including armored personnel carriers, tanks, self-propelled artillery complexes, “Tunguska” anti-aircraft gun and missile systems… At the final stage of field trainings, the units will have a battalion tactical exercise with live firings from the BTR-82A, T-72B3 and small arms,” – a statement said.

In addition, the exercise will involve a UAV capable of transmitting real-time pictures of the fighting to the screen at the command post.

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