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Soldiers howitzer self-propelled artillery battalion motorized infantry regiment of the army corps of the Baltic fleet conducted a training session without the firing of artillery and fireworks launchers.

Training was the final in preparation for the calculation of the division to conduct a fireworks display.

It is noteworthy that the festive artillery salute may 9 is made from the shells of ZIS-3, issued in 1943. Gun, standing on the armament of the infantry guards regiment participated in the storming of Koenigsberg. Some of them bear traces of fragments of a bygone war. Now these guns still in service, perform the sound of fireworks, thanks to the distinctive, staccato the sound emitted when fired.

Fireworks in Kaliningrad on may 9 will be made from three 105-mm and 125-mm salute and fireworks launchers, and three 76mm guns ZIS-3 at Victory Park for a memorial to 1200 warriors-to guardsmen. Traditionally, at 22:00 will be given 30 artillery volleys.

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