The plane "Cyclone" arrived in Yakutia and began flights to trigger artificial rain to extinguish forest fires, the press service of the head and governments of the region.
According to the Ministry of environment of Yakutia, the region 31 extinguish a forest fire, 16 of them are localized. Fire completed a total of 1189 hectares. For the past day eliminated 9 fires in the Viluy, Megino-Kangalassky, Neryungri, Olekminsk, Ust-Aldansky, Khangalassky Churapchinsky and areas. The rugged and remote lands of the forest Fund operates 127 thermal spots on a total area of 299 749 hectares.
Mass dropping scouts and armored cars "Typhoon-K" held in the Tambov region in the framework of a sudden inspection, the press service of the Western military district.
"Just to check the combat readiness of reconnaissance units of the Western military district attracted more than 600 soldiers and more than 20 pieces of aviation and automotive equipment, including special purpose vehicles "Typhoon-K", - stated in the message received by RIA Novosti.