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Soldiers army corps of the Eastern military district, Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands, during a field exit on the ground “Uspenovskiy” has completed a test firing of standard weapons (heavy machine gun “KORD”) multi-purpose light armored Transporter MTLB.

The shooting was carried out in various ways: with the change of firing positions on emerging and moving targets, and in motion, both day and night.

Shooting was organized in three stages: first, suppressed weapon emplacements, and then was destroyed by the artillery crew and be amazed by the light armored vehicles of the imaginary enemy. They assessed accuracy and speed of targets.

At night, the crews of combat vehicles performed shooting at stationary targets using flares and tracer ammunition.

In connection with difficult weather conditions, for the troops were provided the results of additional food and hot tea.

All training firings attracted more than 300 soldiers of the infantry units of the army corps and involved more than 50 units of military equipment.

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