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Calculations of "Iskander" of the Baltic fleet conducted a training on the background of NATO exercises

Calculations of operational-tactical complexes "Iskander" of the Baltic fleet held in the Kaliningrad region training on the application of conventional missile strikes against passing in the Baltic sea doctrines of the Navy of the NATO BALTOPS-2020, said the Baltic fleet.

"In the framework of the planned activities of combat training of forces of the Baltic fleet in the Kaliningrad region with the calculations of operational-tactical complexes "Iskander" held training on the application of conventional missile strikes ... Event of combat training of forces of the Baltic fleet held against passing in the Baltic sea doctrines of the Navy of the NATO BALTOPS-2020", - stated in the message.

It is noted that the rocketeers of the Baltic fleet fulfilled secretive nomination in the designated area, where, with starting position, performed electronic single and group launches at targets imitating the launchers of rocket complexes, airports, secure facilities and command posts of the enemy. After the implementation of electronic triggers for the escape from possible retaliation by the military was replaced by the positional area.

In addition, the crews of the missile join the fleet has developed in the conditions of radiation and chemical contamination, as well as to repel attacks of sabotage and reconnaissance groups of the imaginary enemy. To participate in the teachings attracted more than 200 military personnel involved about 20 units of military and special equipment.

In the exercises of the Navy of the NATO BALTOPS-2020 in the Baltic sea, attended by 17 member countries and two partner countries of the Alliance, employs about 30 warships, 30 aircraft and helicopters, as well as about 3 thousand troops.