Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

08/24/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 08/24/2020 07:32

Engineering Formula international competition kicks off at the SMD's training ground

24.08.2020 (11:45)

At the Volzhsky training ground of the Volgograd region of the Southern Military District, the grand opening of Engineering Formula international competition within the framework of the International Army Games 2020 took place.

The competition participants were admonished by the leaders of the teams from Russia, Belarus, Laos, the head of the 187th joint regional training centre.

Concert programs were performed by the combined military orchestra, art groups of the Volgograd and Volga garrisons.

Over 80 servicemen and 30 pieces of hardware are involved in the international contest.

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Team members with the use of machines for excavation pit, tracklayers, engineering obstacle-clearing vehicles, and amphibious tracked vehicles will pass the relay distance along the track. The route is about 4 thousand meters long, equipped with various obstacles and equipped with sites for performing engineering tasks. The team consists of up to 22 people.