Location
Novosibirsk
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TEAM (21 PERSONS MAX)
Head of delegation
Team leader
Reconnaissance squad – 10 persons
Reserve personnel – 2 persons
Coaching group – 2 persons
Support unit (medical staff, interpreter, media representative) – 3 persons
Maintenance unit – 2 persons
STAGES
1. Air landing and battle march.
2. Drivers' competition.
3. "Scout Path" obstacle course.
4. Shooting competition.
5. Army reconnaissance squad march to the assembly area upon accomplishing the mission.
HARDWARE
BMP-2 IFV
Mi-8 helicopter
Close range unmanned aerial vehicle
STAGE 1
AIR LANDING AND BATTLE MARCH

CONDITIONS


Full strength reconnaissance squad performs landing from Mi-8 helicopter, advances to the assigned assembly point, located 500 m far from the landing zone.

Having arrived at the assembly point and having informed a judge about arrival, the squad leader gives order to deploy a radio station and reports to the Centre.

Then scout squad performs 5 km battle march with 5 checkpoints. Having passed the last check point the squad shall set a reconnaissance ambush.

STANDARDS

1. Helicopter embarkation
2. Helicopter debarkation.
3. Gathering after air landing.
4. Cargo finding.
5. Forming and transmitting of the report.
6. 10-15 km battle march (compass march).
7. Setting scout ambush.
STAGE 2
DRIVERS COMPETITION



CONDITIONS

Drivers carry out the qualifying element "Driving IFV in complex terrain conditions" and accomplish IFV driving standards.

The route is about 7.5 km long with natural and man-made obstacles.

Start is held with 3-4 minute interval between crews.
The rest of the unit performs military topography standards, radio communication and medical standards, tactical and special standards, as long as radiation, chemical and biological protection standards.

STAGE 3
"SCOU PATH" OBSTACLE COURSE




CONDITIONS

Scout unit in full composition with combat equipment gradually crosses 22 obstacles on one direction with simulation assets employment.

STAGE 4
SHOOTING COMPETITION
CONDITIONS
Scout section personnel successively carries out firing exercises individually and in section composition, throws cold arms and training hand grenade (offensive) on accuracy.
STANDARDS
1. Crossing mine-explosive obstacles.
2. Communication establishment and report to the commander on the results of combat task fulfillment.

ELEMENTS

1. Pistol firing (section leader only).
2. Assault rifle firing (section leader, senior scout, driver mechanic, sapperscout, radio-operator scout (code operator), medic scout, scout).
3. Machine gun firing (machine gunner-scout).
4. Sniper rifle firing (sniper-scout).
5. Grenade launcher firing (grenadier-scout).
6. "Reconnaissance section in ambush".
7. Throwing of a knife, an infantry shovel and a training hand grenade (offensive) on accuracy.
STAGE 5
ARMY RECONNAISSANCE SQUAD MARCH TO THE ASSEMBLY ARE UPON ACCOMPLISHING THE MISSION

CONDITIONS

The reconnaissance group crosses a 100 m wide water obstacle with arms, equipment and available means. The driver performed the element "Afloat driving".

After water obstacle crossing section commander reports by radio to the upper commander on the results of the combat task.

Then scout section performs 3-5 km quick march, combat firing and concentration at the assembly area.

STANDARDS

1. Water obstacle crossing in section composition.
2. Preparation for demolition and demolition of objects.
3. 3-5 km quick march in scout section with combat firing.


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