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Air defence units (PVO) combined arms army of the Eastern military district stationed in the Amur region, have fulfilled the task with shooting covering important objects from reconnaissance and attack unmanned aerial vehicles of the imaginary enemy. The event was held in the framework of large-scale field release of the air defense forces of the Eastern military district at the site “Telemba”, located in the Republic of Buryatia.

Calculations of modernized anti-aircraft missile systems “Buk”, “OSA” and other defenses performed the detection of dangerous objects, their classification, and combat use complexes. As was done with specialized air target corresponding to the characteristics of the UAV. All targets were detected and destroyed.

A feature of the exercises was to improve tactical application of military defense against medium UAVS, based on the experience of countering unmanned weapons in contemporary armed conflicts.

In the exercises with firings involved more than 500 servicemen and about 100 pieces of equipment.

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