More than 130 command posts and control points and 100 aircraft of the countries-participants of the CIS the morning of October 26 will begin performing the tasks for improving the interaction of the management bodies of the joint air defense system of the CIS, reports “Interfax” with reference to the defense Ministry.
“During the exercise will be worked out issues of applying the on-duty air defense forces aircraft – violators of the rules of airspace, aircraft – to the violators of the state borders of the countries-participants of the CIS, stolen aircraft, and in providing assistance to the crews of aircraft in distress”, – stated in the message.
The exercises began with, that duty in air defense in the Eastern European and Central Asian regions detected targets conventional air attacks. The role of the invading forces took over the bombers-rocket carriers Tu-160 and Tu-95MS and Tu-22M3 long-range aviation of Russian air force.
Also, the exercise involved the su-27, MiG-29, MiG-31, su-24 bombers, su-34, su-25, long-range aircraft Tu-22, Tu-160, Tu-95, helicopters Ka-27, Mi-8 of armed forces of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, as well as units of Radiotechnical troops and anti-aircraft missile troops, assigned to the joint air defense system from the States. Control of the forces of air defense is from the control Center videoconferencing in the suburbs.
In addition, said the Agency, to participate in training were involved in the planes of distant radar detection and management A-50. After refueling they took off to build up the radar field in the zone duty in the air, where their crews have worked the guidance of su-27, MiG-29, MiG-31 to intercept supersonic and stratospheric targets, simulated raised with the Russian military airfields to be on duty on air defense aircraft, the MiG-31. A-50 were in the air more than five hours at altitudes of 9,000 to 10,000 meters and carried out about 20 hovers fighters on purpose.
According to TASS, the joint exercises have already reported about the conditional destruction of the aircraft that served as goals. “Duty units and anti-aircraft missile and Radiotechnical troops of the Central, Western regions of Russia, republics of Belarus and Kazakhstan have successfully detected the control objectives and implemented their conventional attacks. With military airfields of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Armenia in the air were lifted on duty at the air defense crews of MiG-31, su-27, MiG-29, which upon targeting, conducted aerial reconnaissance, came out in a zone interceptions and carried out a conditional destruction of targets,” confirmed the Ministry of defence.
During the training, practiced actions of the management bodies of the communicating parties in the application of their forces by air defense aircraft-offenders, stolen aircraft, and in providing assistance to the crews of aircraft in distress.
At the same time in the Orenburg region was alerted missile brigade, which are armed with operational-tactical complexes “Iskander-M”. The exercises are held under control check on the results of the 2016 academic year, said assistant commander of the Central military district Colonel Yaroslav Roshchupkin.
The divisions marched on Totsky range, and turned the starting position. In the final phase of the exercise calculations make electronic ballistic missiles at the base camp in conditional illegal armed groups.