Location People's Republic of China July 29 - August 11
Suvorov Attack contest news
30.07.2018 Chinese and Iranian teams are in the lead at Suvorov Attack contest
The individual race track is equipped with a dozen of obstacles. Besides, personnel engages targets imitating an infantry fighting vehicle (IFV), helicopter and an AT grenade launcher.
16.07.2018 Motorized rifle units of Russian Military Base in Armenia and servicemen of Republic compete in Suvorov Attack
8 teams of 30 servicemen each participate in the competition, which will last until 22 July, about 30 units of BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles are involved.
06.07.2018 Suvorov Attack: team of the Russian Armed Forces receives new equipment for the International Army Games in China
The team is represented by seven strongest units, four of which will participate in the international stage of the contest.
29.05.2018 Russian team to train for Suvorov Attack of International Army Games
A modern training complex equipped with the necessary obstacles and full-fledged infrastructure was deployed to host the all-army stage of the competition at the training ground of the Far Eastern Higher Military Command School.
COMPETITORS 3 crews from each team (each crew using its own IFV).
START Separate with 1-2 min gap (4 IFVs on the race at once).
CONDITIONS Each crew to run three laps (3-5 km) with three firing sessions: 1. 1st lap – automatic gun firing (three targets №14 "Infantry Fighting Vehicle"). 2. 2nd lap – automatic gun firing (target №25 "Helicopter"). 3. 3rd lap – coaxial MG firing (target №9 "AT Grenade Launcher").
RESULTS Race results of each IFV's crew are counted by summing total distance time. Twelve top teams in individual race are permitted to semi-final (Relay race stage).
OBSTACLES − Obstacles and maneuvering section − Ford − Equipped water barrier − Track passage lane in mine obstacle − Two hills
− Fire-line obstacle − Antitank trench with passage line − Track bridge − Comb − Escarp − Side hill
DETERMINES THE BEST TEAM OF THE COMPETITION
COMPETITORS 3 crews from each team using only one IFV.
START Simultaneous (4 IFVs on the race at once).
CONDITIONS Each crew to run 4 laps (3-5 km) crossing the obstacles and engaging targets on three firing lines. Automatic gun firing at short halt on target №14 and at halt on targets №25 and №11; coaxial MG firing at halt. Firing sessions sequence: during the Relay race to be done due the order established by drawing.
1st LAP – speed race. 2nd LAP – automatic gun flank firing at short halts on three targets №14. 3rd LAP – automatic gun firing on targets №25 and №11. 4th LAP – coaxial MG firing on three targets №9.
1st LAP – automatic gun flank firing at short halts on three targets №14. 2nd LAP – automatic gun firing on targets №25 and №11. 3rd LAP – coaxial MG firing on three targets №9. 4th LAP – speed race.
1st LAP – automatic gun firing on targets №25 and №11. 2nd LAP – coaxial MG firing on three targets №9. 3rd LAP – speed race. 4th LAP – automatic gun flank firing at short halts on three targets №14.
1st LAP – coaxial MG firing on three targets №9. 2nd LAP – speed race. 3rd LAP – gun flank firing on move on three targets №12. 4th LAP – AA MG firing on targets №25 and №11.
TARGET №14 "IFV"
It imitates enemy's IFV in frontal projection. Target is installed on the ground, height – 2, 20m, width – 2,96 m. Distance – 1300-1500 m.
TARGET №9 "AT GRENADE LAUNCHER"
It imitates enemy's ready-to-fire hand-held AT grenade launcher crew. Target is installed on theground, height and width – 0,85 m. Distance – 600-800 m.
TARGET №25 "HELICOPTER"
It imitates enemy's helicopter in frontal projection. Target appears 12 meters above the ground, height – 3,2 m, width – 3,8 m. Distance – 800-1000 m.
TARGET №11 "AT RECOILLESS WEAPON, GROUND-BASED AT GUIDED MISSILE"
TARGET №11 "AT RECOILLESS WEAPON, GROUND-BASED AT GUIDED MISSILE" It imitates enemy's AT weapon, ground-based AT guided missile in frontal projection. Target is installed on the ground, height – 1,1 m, width – 1,5 m. Distance – 800-1000 m.
The results of IFV crews' performances are counted by summing up total distance time with obstacles and firing sessions' scores. Each place in rating is the score obtained on the route by each crew. The winner of the contest for IFV crews is the crew obtained top scores in the first stage. A team contest winner is the Relay race winner.
The winners in the individual Infantry Armoured Vehicles - 2 crew contest are awarded with medals for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd places The teams are awarded with the medals for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd places and winner's cup in the Relay race.
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Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation 2018