1.08.2018 Russian military are in the lead at scout competition in Novosibirsk
The Russian team is followed by China, Uzbekistan, Belarus and Kazakhstan scoring an equal number of points.
28.06.2018 Briefing meeting for foreign teams, coming to international Army Scout Masters, was held in Novosibirsk
Tutorial course with scouts will be organized for each stage of international competitions. In addition, the team carries out daily training at the Koltsovo military training ground.
10.06.2018 Scouts on BMP-2 IFV cross 200m water obstacle at all-army competition
Results of the Army Scout Masters competition were announced at the solemn formation at the drill ground of the Novosibirsk High Command School.
03.05.2018 Army Scout Masters all-army competition starts in Novosibirsk
This year, there are nine scout teams in this competition: four team representing military districts, the Northern Fleet, Airborne Troops, the National Guard of the Russian Federation, the Novosibirsk Higher Military Command School and the Far Eastern Higher Military Command School.
25.05.2018 Army Scout Masters participants arrive in Novosibirsk
Besides, this year the participants will be crossing contaminated area in the protective suit during the mission.
4.Shooting competition. 5.Army reconnaissance squad march to the assembly area upon accomplishing the mission.
UAVs of close range
AIR LANDING AND BATTLE MARCH
CONDITIONS Full strength reconnaissance squad performs landing from Mi-8 helicopter by landing or parachute landing way, goes to the assigned assembly point, located up to 1000 m from the landing zone. At the assembly area squad's commander reports by radio station to his higher commander about the results of going into "enemy's" rear area. Then scout squad performs 10-15 km march on compass bearing (or map) passing all control points in full strength in the conditions of a possible meeting with the "enemy". Having passed the marsh the squad shall set a reconnaissance ambush.
STANDARTDS 1. Getting into the helicopter. 2. Getting out from helicopter. 3. Gathering after air landing. 4. Cargo search. 5. Compilation and transmitting of the report. 6. 10-15 km march (compass march or map). 7. Realization scout ambush.
DRIVER MECHANICS COMPETITION
"SCOUT TRAIL" OBSTACLE COURSE
CONDITIONS Scout section personnel successively carries out firing exercises individually and in section composition, throws cold arms and a training hand grenade (offensive) on accuracy.
STANDARTDS 1. Crossing mine-explosive obstacles. 2. Communication establishment and report to the commander on the results of combat task fulfillment.
4. Sniper rifle firing (sniper-scout). 5. Grenade launcher firing (grenadier-scout). 6. "Reconnaissance section in ambush" within reconnaissance group. 7. Throwing of a knife, an infantry shovel and a training hand grenade (offensive) on accuracy.
ARMY RECONNAISSANCE SQUAD MARCH TO THE ASSEMBLY AREA UPON ACCOMPLISHING THE MISSION
CONDITIONS Reconnaissance section (except the mechanic-driver) with arms and ammunition overcomes a water obstacle with width up to 100 m afloat with improvised means. Mechanic - driver performs the exercise "Overcoming the water obstacle". After water obstacle crossing the section performs standards on engineering training. Then the scout section performs 3-5 km- march, combat firing and concentration at the assembly area.
STANDARTDS 1. Water obstacle crossing in section composition. 2. Preparation for explosion and explosion of independent facilities. 3. 3.3-5 km quick march in scout section composition with combat firing.
Army Scout Masters contest photo gallery
Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation 2018