MIL-OSI Russia: Finalists of the competition for field training of Strategic Missile Forces officers completed the stage of fire training


MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –

In the branch of the Strategic Missile Forces Military Academy named after Peter the Great (Moscow region, Serpukhov), the final stage of the field training competition for officers of the Strategic Missile Forces is being held, in which the contestants demonstrated skills in firepower training.

During the stage, the contestants fulfilled the standards for assembling and disassembling weapons, after which they completed control exercises for shooting from a Makarov pistol (at a stationary target from a distance of 25 meters, while standing), as well as from a Kalashnikov assault rifle (shooting at targets from a distance of 150 meters in position lying).

The first place after the stage of fire training is taken by Major A.S. Dyatlov (Kozelsk missile formation). The top three are closed by Major E.V. Solonko (Yoshkar-Ola missile formation) and Major V.S.Koleptsov (Teykovo missile formation).

Participants will also have to demonstrate the skills of orientation on the terrain and extreme driving of special vehicles at the autodrome.

The program of the competition provides for testing the practical skills and theoretical knowledge of the participants in fire, physical, technical, special training, driving combat vehicles, a comprehensive lesson in tactical special training in training places with the implementation of practical tasks.

The objectives of the competition, held every two years, are to promote the importance of combat training and the professionalism of a missile officer, to stimulate the officers’ interest in deepening their military-theoretical level and to improve practical skills in unit management.


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