Today at the main bases of the Navy of Russia will host the parade this year for the holiday events attract a record number of 250 ships, 100 more than in the past. The festival events on the bases will take part about 15 thousand soldiers, will involve about 80 aircraft and helicopters and more than 100 units of ground equipment.
Russian President Vladimir Putin will attend the parade in St. Petersburg. In may he ordered the defense Minister Sergei Shoigu to begin preparations for the traditional parade on the main bases of the Navy of Russia.
Large-scale exercises involving 6 thousand military ended in Transbaikalia, reports the press service of the Eastern military district on Friday.
"In Zabaikalsky Krai on the range "Tsugol" the conduct of the stage firing at night completed a large-scale tactical exercises with troops TSB under the guidance of the district commander Gennady Liquid", - stated in the message.
Flights of su-30CM Russian air force, Armenia is not associated with the escalation on the border with Azerbaijan, told RIA Novosti press Secretary of the Armenian defense Ministry Shushan Stepanyan.
"SU-30SM is engaged daily in combat training, and it has nothing to do with the escalation on the border with Azerbaijan," said Stepanyan.
The share of modern weapons in Air and space power today is already more than 70%, the VC commander in chief Colonel General Sergey Surovikin.
The Armed forces of the Russian Federation set the task by the end of 2020 to bring the share of modern weapons to 70%.
Powerful, high-precision, long-range Russian military group in Syria has been successfully applying operational-tactical missile complexes (PTRC) “Iskander-M”. Recently they took part in the Victory parade at the airbase Hamim and passed in a convoy along with the armored cars “Tiger-M” and “Typhoon”, a BTR-82A armored vehicles and anti-aircraft missile and artillery systems “Armour”. Why in the Arab Republic has deployed “Iskander” and what other weapons there were in the material RIA Novosti.
For the first time on the Russian PTRC in Syria in December 2017 was announced by defense Minister Sergei Shoigu. He explained that the systems were applied for high-precision strikes on key targets of the militants along with cruise missiles “Caliber”, X-55 and some other weapons. A year later, Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov said that “Iskander” confirmed the high efficiency in combat, and all identified deficiencies are corrected.
Parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Victory, which was adopted unprecedented measures of sanitary safety of its participants, was held in St. Petersburg.
In the morning, placed in Sunny and warm St. Petersburg, Palace square is surrounded by a checkpoint. Input from all participants measure the temperature. Without masks and gloves are not allowed.
The Victory parade, which was attended by 4.5 thousand soldiers, was held at the Palace square in St. Petersburg, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
All participants of the parade wore masks and gloves, military equipment has been thoroughly disinfected.
The forces on duty air and missile defense during the inspection reflected a conventional airstrike on Moscow: all the "enemy" reconnaissance aircraft and drones downed, said Friday the Russian defense Ministry.
The test in combining air and missile defense for special purposes, covering Moscow and the Central industrial district. The role of reconnaissance aircraft and UAVs at low, medium and high altitudes was playing the su-35S, su-34, su-30CM, as well as helicopters Mi-24P.
Sending American bombers B-1B Lancer in the black sea region is "clear signal" to Russia, writes The Drive.
Previously, the B-1B fulfilled launch anti-ship missiles AGM-158C Long Range Anti-Ship Missile to destroy targets a potential adversary.
The American strategic bomber B-1B in the sky over the Black sea Russian detection means have detected before it approaches the border, despite the "stealth" technology, said to RIA Novosti honored pilot of the Russian Federation member of all-Russian organization "Officers of Russia" Yury Sytnik.
Earlier American edition of the Drive published an article, according to which the bombers B-1B Lancer U.S. air force during a flight over the Black sea worked launch anti-ship missiles AGM-158C Long Range Anti-Ship Missile that can "present a particularly serious problem for the Russian Navy." The Russian defense Ministry said that the air defense system has recorded the B-1B over the Black and Baltic seas, after which the su-27P and su-30CM approached them at a safe distance and accompanied until they changed course.
Strategic bombers B-1B Lancer Military-air forces of the USA during the may flights with the allies over the Black sea practiced the use of anti-ship missiles AGM-158C Long Range Anti-Ship Missile to destroy targets a potential enemy, according to The Drive.
According to the publication, demonstrated the United States and partners capabilities can "provide a particularly serious problem for the Russian Navy." According to The Drive, sending the B-1B in the black sea region is "clear signal" to Russia.