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In the anti-aircraft missile formation of the Eastern Military District, stationed in the Jewish Autonomy (JAO), an exercise has started to relocate one of the units over long distances.

During the exercise, the march is practiced in a combined way to one of the islands of the Kuril ridge, using rail and sea transport, the deployment of the unit and the indicated areas, the fight against conditional saboteurs.

The purpose of the combat training event is to perform combat training tasks by the S-300V4 air defense systems at unfamiliar training grounds in the island zone of the district.

Earlier, for the first time in the Far East, the air defense missile formation of the Air Defense Forces in the Jewish Autonomous Region received the latest anti-aircraft missile system on the S-300V4 tracked base. The personnel underwent retraining at a training center in the city of Orenburg, where they received the necessary technical knowledge to operate the latest military equipment.

The mastering of the S-300V4 air defense system took place in several stages. At the initial stage, organizational and technical measures were taken to receive and test weapons systems and the base chassis.

Further, at the Kapustin Yar test site, in the course of practical work, the calculations of the S-300V4 performed a search and detection of targets, after which missiles were launched at small-sized fast-flying targets.

The targets were Saman missiles fired from the Osa anti-aircraft missile system. They were struck upon entering the affected area by S-300V4 air defense missile systems.

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