Army of the navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine take part in competitions for the best artillery battery in the Armed Forces of Ukraine

24 Oct 2018 ID:3254 Переглядів:1,312

An active phase of competitions among the participating teams for the title of the best artillery mortar, trailer, self-propelled, jet and anti-tank batteries of the Armed Forces of Ukraine is taking place at one of the Kiev region ranges. In total there are 13 teams of all kinds and families of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine are represented by 4 teams – artillerymen of a separate brigade of the Marine Corps, a separate artillery brigade named after General Khrunzhey Alexei Almazov and a separate rocket-artillery regiment.

The event is aimed at increasing the prestige and popularization of military service in the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The aim of the competition is to increase the personnel’s interest in deepening their professional level, to develop solid practical skills in mastering standard armament and military equipment.

The competition involves conducting tests in nominations: special, sporting, tactical and individual for firing and fire control. During a special nomination, the artillerists were guided by the speed and skill of performing tasks for deploying and guiding guns, shooting and changing the place of disposition. Currently, participants compete for the championship in other nominations, the results of which will determine the winners.

Press center of the Navy Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine