Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu started checking the combat training of the Eastern Military District. This was reported in the management of the press service of the Defense Ministry of the Russian Federation.
Special attention is paid to the construction Minister of Defense new military facilities in Buryatia and Trans-Baikal and Primorsky regions. Moreover, Sergei Shoigu will provide a progress report on implementation of the “Action Plan to 2020″.
The first step is to inspect the airfield General of the Army, “Step”, which is 250 kilometers from Chita. At the airport it is planned to complete construction of a monolithic three-kilometer runway, which will accept all types of aircraft.