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At the Cherdakly railway station in the Ulyanovsk region, a military echelon arrived with units of the Ulyanovsk airborne assault unit that took part in the Kavkaz-2020 strategic command and staff exercise.

At the unloading station, the command of the unit organized a solemn meeting of the participants in the exercise with a performance by the “Combat Brotherhood” ensemble and a military orchestra. Also, the paratroopers were met by representatives of the command, veterans of the Airborne Forces, relatives and friends of the military personnel.

After the report to the command on the arrival of the units, the personnel unloaded the equipment from the military echelon and made a march to the point of permanent deployment to put it in storage. As part of the drawing of the tactical episode, the servicemen of the Ulyanovsk Airborne Forces unit worked out airborne assault operations and parachute-free airborne personnel using ropes and launching devices from army aviation helicopters, as well as landing method.

In addition, the paratroopers airlifted one 122-mm howitzer battery D-30, as well as a unit on lightly armored vehicles equipped with 120-mm mortars “Sani”, machine guns “Kord” and cars -buggy with machine guns “Pecheneg”.

In total, more than 1,000 servicemen and 350 units of equipment from the Ulyanovsk Guards Airborne Assault Formations of the Airborne Forces took part in the Kavkaz-2020 strategic command and staff exercises (CMHU), which took place from September 21 to September 26, 2020 in the Astrakhan region. …

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