Russian military base in Armenia launched training for the Tank Biathlon and Suvorov Attack contests

Motorized rifle and tank units of the Russian military base in Armenia started training for the Tank Biathlon and Suvorov Attack contests. More than 50 crews of T-72B tanks and BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles are involved in the training.

Currently, tank and IFV drivers are attending exercises at the high-mountain Alagyaz range. They are to improve their skills in overcoming such obstacles as a ford, antitank ditch, comb, track bridge, hill, escarp, passage lane in the mine obstacle, and S-turn.

In course of the training, IFV and tank crews will pass about 1,000 kilometers.

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