According to the Commander of the district troops Colonel General Sergei Surovikin, more than 700 pieces of armament and military hardware, including 60 air-craft and helicopters, are expected to be delivered till the end of the year.
The distinguished guests will get familiarized with education process of the Ryazan Airborne Command High Military School, visit tactic special, airborne, firing and diving lessons.
Eastern MD to receive 700 pieces of armament, military and special hardware, and newest technical equipment
Formations and military units are to receive more than 100 pieces of missile and artillery armament, about 60 aircraft, three ships, more than 20 UAVs, about 50 air defence missile complexes, and about 20 coastal defence systems.
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Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation General of the Army Sergei Shoigu held the Board session
In accordance to the agenda, results of activity for 2013-2016 have been summed up, and main tasks for 2020 have been discussed.
Prospects of development of military-purpose ground robotic complexes were discussed in the Main research and development test robotic centre of the Russian Defence Ministry
Leadership of the Russian Armed Forces, representatives of more than 30 leading production companies, civilian and military educational establishments took part in the session.
Minister of Defence has inspected implementation of the State Defence Order by Sheglovsky Val Company in Tula
General of the Army Sergei Shoigu familiarized himself with production process at the plant, newest developments in fields of armored hardware, antitank and small-arms armament.
Russian Defence Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu held teleconference with leadership of the Russian Armed Forces
The leadership discussed issues of developing infrastructure of military units and formations of the Western and Southern military districts, trials of Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov frigate, preparing Admiral Kuznetsov heavy aircraft carrier cruiser for task performance.