Preparation for Tank Biathlon

Tank Biathlon is a part of the International Army Games-2016.

Tank crews of the Southern Military District are preparing for the Tank Biathlon competition at a range in the Krasnodar Region.

Crews of T-90A overcome different obstacles engaging targets, which imitate helicopters and armoured vehicles of simulated enemy at a distance of 900-2200 m.

Drivers practice their skills on a cross-country terrain overcoming natural obstacles as well as anti-tank ditches and barriers.

The training involves about 100 servicemen and over 20 pieces of military hardware.

Tank Biathlon is a part of the International Army Games-2016, which also include “Suvorov onslaught”, “Masters of reconnaissance”, and “Masters of artillery fire” activities.

Video provided by the TV Channel "Zvezda".

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