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In the village of Agoy (Krasnodar Territory) on the territory of a special survival center for flight personnel, as part of a training and methodological meeting, a championship among specialists of rescue parachute and search and rescue services was held, in which the team of the Leningrad Army of the Air Force and Air Defense of the Western military district.

During the month, the participants of the gathering practiced the skills of search and rescue operations during the day and at night, in simple and difficult meteorological conditions. Rescue services specialists honed their practical skills in search and rescue of air crews who were injured during ejection, retrieval and evacuation of the wounded without parachute, using launching devices and providing them with first aid.

At the final stage of the training camp, the championship of aviation rescuers of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation was held, as a result of which the team of the Leningrad Army of the Air Force and Air Defense became the winners for the second time. The second place was taken by the command of the army of the Air Force and Air Defense of the Central Military District, and the honorable third place was taken by the team of the Zhukovsky Aviation Rescue Center of the Ministry of Emergencies.

Within the framework of the championship, teams of 5 specialists of the rescue service had to perform jumps for accuracy of landing, orienteering, jumps with a landing on the water surface, throwing grenades and overcoming a combined obstacle course.

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