The celebration of the 71st anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war on red square will cost at least $ 210 million rubles, RBC estimated. However, to say that the military parade was saved, yet.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
As the newspaper notes, the military parade on red square in honor of the 71 th anniversary of the Victory may be the most modest in the last three years: equipment and servicemen will be less than in the year of jubilee.
The design of red square and Vasilevsky Descent will cost the organizers of the parade at 47.3 million rubles, as against 26 million a year earlier. For 300 thousand rubles and rose parade rehearsal on the Alabino polygon in the Moscow region.
With regard to military equipment, the main place in the skies over the capital on May 9 will take the aircraft distinguished themselves in the Syrian campaign: frontline bombers su-24 and su-34, su-25 multi-role fighters su-30.
Over red square will fly the latest fighter generation “4++” su-35. Four of these aircraft still are on combat duty at the Russian base Hamim in the Syrian province of Latakia and escort the remaining bombers during sorties.