LOCATION
Novosibirsk
July 28 - August 09
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TEAM
(21 PERSONS)
Head of delegation
Team leader
Army reconnaissance squad – 10 persons

Reserve personnel – 2 persons
Coaching group – 2 persons
Support unit (medical staff, interpreter, media personnel) – 3 persons
Maintenance unit – 2 persons




STAGES
1.Air landing and battle march.
2.Driver mechanics competition.
3."Scout Trail" obstacle course.
4.Shooting competition.
5.Army reconnaissance squad march to the assembly area upon accomplishing the mission.




EQUIPMENT
  • BMP-2 IFV
  • Mi-8 helicopter
  • UAVs of close range
1 STAGE
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.
2 STAGE
DRIVER MECHANICS COMPETITION
3 STAGE
"SCOUT TRAIL"
OBSTACLE COURSE
4 STAGE
SHOOTING
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.

EXERCISES
1. Pistol firing (section leader).
2. Assault rifle firing (section leader, senior scout, driver mechanic, sapper- scout, radio-operator scout (code operator), medic scout, scout).
3. Machine gun firing (machine gunner-scout).
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.
5 STAGE
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.
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