22-27 August


Moscow Region, Russia



Russian Defence Minister gave a speech at the session of the Federation Council within the government hour

According to General of the Army Sergei Shoigu, realization of shaped plans on further development and building-up of the Armed Forces is continued. This will provide deterrence of any high-tech aggressor.

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Unique thermal-imaging technical security equipment made in Russia will be demonstrated at the III International Military Technical Forum “ARMY 2017”

This was stated by Chief of the Directorate of troops and military service safety Major General Vladimir Golovachov.

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IDEF’17, 13th International Defence Industry Fair, will be held in Istanbul, Turkey, between May 9-12

IDEF is the biggest defence industry fair in Eurasian region and one of the top five in the world with an increasing trend in terms of the number of participating countries, delegations and companies.

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Su-35S newest fighters conducted flight mission in the Arctic zone

The pilots conducted aerobatics, flight enroute as well as piloting at extremely low and high altitudes.

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Another session of the Russian Defence Ministry Board took place in Moscow

It was devoted to the State armament programme for the years 2018-2025.

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Deputy Defence Minister Yuri Borisov took part in the opening ceremony of the monument to the inventor of the space defence of Russia

According to Yuri Borisov, Anatoly Savin was a constructor general, who had laid the foundation of defence capability of the country more than 40 years ago.

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ARMY-2017 orgaziners to visit the 11th Latin American defence and security exhibition "LAAD 2017"

LAAD 2017 will be held from 4 to 7 April, 2017 in Rio-de-Janeiro (Brazil).

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Signal units of the Russian military base in Abkhazia practice reestablishing communications damaged during combat

The servicemen established strong connection between staffs at the distance of 600 kilometers as well as met more than 20 different qualification standards.

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Russian Defence Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu took part in the first session of the Board of Trustees of the Patriot park

Speaking at the session, the head of the military department stated that the Park would host more than 1,000 different events in 2017.

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IntellTechEXPO-2017 organizers visited Z and Intec 2017 international exhibitions

Both exhibitions demonstrate dynamic development of subcontracting industry, innovative equipment and manufacturing processes, attracting an increasing number of foreign visitors.

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Russian Defence Ministry official website launches a section devoted to the VI Moscow Conference on International Security

The section will include all necessary information about the MCIS 2017. The conference is held in Moscow on April 26-27.

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Formation of the Western military district received Tornado-G MLRS

The 122mm Tornado-G MLRS are to replace the Grad systems. The servicemen will conduct firing in the first quarter of 2017 in course of field training.

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Organizers of International Military-Technical Forum "ARMY-2017" visited 13th IDEX International Defense Exhibition and Conference

IDEX is one of the leading world exhibitions convened under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and fully supported by the UAE Armed Forces. It brings together manufacturers and suppliers from 50 countries.

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Briefing for foreign military Attaches devoted to the III International Military-Technical Forum ARMY 2017 will be held in the Patriot Congress and Exhibition Centre

Alexander Mironov will inform the participants about the organization of exhibition of military hardware and special vehicles, and about the frameworks of demonstrational, scientific and business programmes of the ARMY 2017 Forum.

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Varyag cruiser conducted artillery firing at coastal, sea and air targets

Ship crew successfully engaged targets, which had imitated firing positions, surface ship as well as air attack means of the conditional enemy, with AK-130 and AK-630 artillery complexes.

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Radiotechnical units of the Western MD practiced detecting and tracking conditional air targets

More than 500 servicemen took part in the exercise. About 130 pieces of special hardware, including Nebo and Kasta radar complexes, were involved.

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Scouts of the Western MD practice correcting counter-battery fire

The servicemen are detecting fire positions of the conditional enemy, transferring received data to the artillery units, controlling and correcting their fire with the use of Zoopark reconnaissance stations and Aistenok fire control radar complex.

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Flight tactic exercise with pilots of the Southern MD army aviation base started in the Rostov Region

Crews of Mi-8AMTSh and Mi-28N will be performing assigned tasks over unfamiliar terrain during three days.

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