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Sunday, March 18, 2018

Participants army dismantled “UAZ” and conquer Elbrus

Military Olympians from different countries participating in the international army games-2016 continue to compete against each other in professional achievements. Bright events military games at the end of last week competition specialists in the repair and maintenance of military equipment “Rembat”, which opened in Omsk, and competition for the best highland division ring Elbrus” in Kabardino-Balkaria. Correspondent “MK” looked like the competition.

One of the mission Elbrus ring” — crossing the mountain river. Photo: MIL.RU.

In Omsk for 10 days will identify the strongest in specific disciplines such as unloading a railway car by a crane at the precision replacement on heavy equipment damaged wheel and lifting the tank with a Jack. Competitions are held at the site of Omsk tank-automotive engineering Institute. The organizers approached their training with the utmost seriousness. The landfill is specially upgraded for the audience tribunes, near the road mounted numerous cafes. In their menu — kebabs, pilaf, and even beshbarmak and kumys. The hawks such an approach was to their liking — at the Grand opening of “Rembat” to find a free place was not easy.

The official part of the competition was spectacular. First soldiers from Russia, China and Kazakhstan were to March past the stands, then over the circuit flying aircraft light aircraft with flags of the participants, and after with the indicative program was made by soldiers of the honour guard of the Moscow Kremlin. Guards showed masterful technique of marching step and the ability to handle weapons, than broke a storm of applause. Vivid emotions among the audience caused a demonstration performance of cadets of the Omsk tank-automotive Institute. 11 people in a short time managed to screw disassemble army “UAZ” and then back to collect, to have, and even make this car a victory lap.

Directly in “Rembate” involves three types of techniques: workshops maintenance (MTO-UB1), repair and recovery machine (SEM-CL) and armored maintenance vehicle (BREM). Teams of Kazakhstan and Russia speak on our technology, and the Chinese brought to Omsk their cars.

— Each team has gone through a difficult selection to represent their armed forces. I believe that on this earth, in the Omsk tank-automotive engineering Institute, gathered the elite of the repair of the cause of peace. I’m sure today will start an interesting confrontation professionals. Must win the most worthy, selfless and prepared — said about the participants of competitions the head of the Main armored Directorate of defense of the Russian Federation Lieutenant-General Alexander Shevchenko.

But to start out machines and technical support. Heavy maintenance technician at speed overcame the anti-tank ditch, and then the car drove up to the site, simulating a railroad. Here the soldiers were loaded, and then unloaded from the train platform concrete blocks. Then overcoming the Ford. And the final exercise — the towing of a car that, according to legend, was shot down on the battlefield.

If the initial stages the soldiers coped without problems, during transportation “wrecked” cars of the teams of China and Kazakhstan are experiencing difficulties. The Chinese unsuccessfully picked up car and while driving out of tow. And I noticed it’s the men from China almost at the finish line. They had to turn around to go back and re-hitch the car in tow. Kazakhs generally stalled on the track. As our team passed this stage without serious complaints and at the end of the first day lead in the competition.

The participant of competitions, the cadet of Omsk tank-automotive engineering Institute Nikolay Silakov, said that the team is very seriously preparing for the competition.

— We have studied the technique, understand its management and work order machine. One of the most difficult on the course — the plot is uneven and water barrier, which machine overcomes at maximum load. The Chinese team is very serious, they show good results. Demonstrate how the teamwork of the crew, and work on the technique, told Selukov.

Despite the setbacks of rivals, chief armored Directorate of the Ministry of defense of Russia Alexander Shevchenko warns that just one is not going to surrender.

— There is an acute struggle, and compete not only people, but equipment. Our crews are officers, sergeants, soldiers — I try not to let the Armed forces, fulfilling all the standards on the limit of their physical and psychological capabilities.

Meanwhile, the Russian team confidently ahead of the competition and after half of the mission of the competition Elbrus ring”, which these days takes place in Kabardino-Balkaria on the base of the mountain training Center and survival CSKA “Terskol”. This contest involves three stages, consisting of 14 tasks.

After performing seven special missions of the Russian team is leading in the overall standings. In the second place the national team of China, also involved teams from Kazakhstan and Iran, all four teams of 12 participants.

On Friday, the team went to stokilometrovy March around Elbrus. The route lasts for six days. The group should perform eight special missions, including to cross a mountain river on a log and across the river Baksan using a hinged ferry, to overcome rock and ice areas, to parachute from the Mi-8 helicopter to transport the victim.

“In total, the soldiers with regular weapons and in full gear, which weighs at least 30 kilos in six days will overcome the route in the mountains stretching for about 100 km with a total vertical drop of about 3.5 kilometers and a total set of (loss) altitude in areas of ascent and descent to 12 kilometers,” — told in the defense Ministry.

Over Elbrus the ring climbing to the top of mount Elbrus, which is 5,642 meters.

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