Joint intelligence-striking combat shootings were held by the subdivisions of the Russian military base of the Southern Military District and the Ministry of Defense of Armenia within the scope of the joint battalion strategic drills at Baghramyan shooting range, reports the press service of the Southern Military District.
The shootings were held under the direction of commander of the Russian military base, Colonel Vladimir Yelkanov and commander of the unified group of the forces, Major-General Tigran Parvanyan.
More than 20 МиГ-29 fighter planes, a Cy-25 attack aircraft, Ми-24 and Ми-8МТ helicopters, as well as drones.
The targets of the conditional adversary were bombarded in the mountainous area with combat machines, tanks, artillery and zenith missile systems, in partnership with operative-tactic and army aviation.
The calculations ensured identification of the targets and planning for their elimination in real time.
Nearly 2,000 soldiers participated in and 300 special military equipment were used during the Russian-Armenian joint battalion strategic drills at Baghramyan shooting range.