AIRBORNE PLATOON
12.08.2016

Awarding ceremony of participants of the "Airborne platoon" international contest
11.08.2016

"Airborne platoon" international contest. Final stage: mountain race without crews
10.08.2016

Demonstration of maneuvering and firing capabilities of newest hardware, which the Russian Airborne troops are equipped with
(Rayevsky range, Krasnodar Krai)

10.08.2016

"Airborne platoon" international contest.
Stage 4: relay race on combat vehicles (Rayevsky range, Krasnodar Krai)

10.08.2016

Press conference of foreign teams participating in the "Airborne platoon" contest
(Rayevsky range, Krasnodar Krai)
09.08.2016

"Airborne platoon" international contest. Stage 3: direction finding competitions among squads (Rayevsky range, Krasnodar Krai)
08.08.2016

"Airborne platoon" contest. Stage 3: pursuit race on AFV

07.08.2016

Forced marching, overcoming of natural and artificial mountain obstacles, small arms and grenade launcher firings without crews

06.08.2016

"Airborne platoon" contest. Stage 2: sprint on combat vehicles
(Rayevsky range, Krasnodar Krai)
05.08.2016

"Airborne platoon" contest. Stage 2: individual biathlon without crews
(Rayevsky range, Krasnodar Krai)
05.08.2016

Second stage of the "Airborne platoon" – sprint on combat vehicles
(Rayevsky range, Krasnodar Krai)
04.08.2016

First stage of the "Airborne platoon" contest. Individual race of BMD crews (Rayevsky range, Krasnodar Krai)
03.08.2016

Opening ceremony of
the "Airborne platoon" international contest
(Rayevsky range, Novorossiysk)
02.08.2016

Celebration of the Russian Airborne Day at the "Airborne platoon" international contest
(Rayevsky range, Novorossiysk)
01.08.2016

Celebration of the Russian Airborne Day at the "Airborne platoon" international contest
(Rayevsky range, Novorossiysk)

30.07.2016

Competitions within the 1st stage of the "Airborne platoon" contest (Rayevsky range, Krasnodar Krai)
27.07.2016

First stage of the "Airborne platoon" contest: parachute jumps and 10-kilometer marching (Rayevsky range)
23.07.2016


Airborne training of foreign teams arrived to participate in the "Airborne platoon" international contest
04.07.2016

"Airborne platoon" contest (Novorossiysk)
27.06.2016

All-army stage of "Airborne platoon" contest. Pursiut race on AFV with firing afloat.
According to the Main Referee of the contest, Colonel Sergei Ryazantsev, overcoming water obstacle with firing afloat is one of the most difficult elements of combat training.
10.08.2016
Demonstration of capabilities of hardware, which the Russian Airborne is equipped with
10.08.2016
"Airborne platoon" contest. Accuracy parachute jumping (out of competition)
09.08.2016
Episode of the 2nd stage of the contest: platoon sprint without crews (Airborne biathlon)
08.08.2016
"Airborne platoon" contest.
Stage 3: pursuit race on AFV
06.08.2016
Stage of the "Airborne platoon" international contest
03.08.2016
Opening ceremony of the international contest "Airborne platoon"
(Rayevsky range, the Novosibirsk Region)
02.07.2016
Celebration of the Russian Airborne Day at the "Airborne platoon" international contest
30.07.2016
All-army contest "Airborne platoon" stage — Pursuit race on AFV with firing afloat
30.07.2016
4th stage of the "Airborne platoon" All-army contest
29.07.2016
First training of Chinese team at the mountain lain of the "Airborne platoon" international contest
26.07.2016
Foreign teams perform jumps using Russian parachute systems

25.07.2016
All-army stage of
the "Airborne platoon" contest is finished
24.07.2016

Excursion around Novorossiysk by foreign participants of "Airborne platoon" international contest
30.06.2016
All-army stage of "Airborne platoon"
Pursuit race on AFV with firing afloat
30.06.2016
Fourth stage of all-army contest "Airborne platoon"
25.06.2016
First stage of all-army contest "Airborne platoon"
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