Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

08/28/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 08/28/2020 10:39

For the first time at the forum 'Army-2020' in Novosibirsk, a mobile complex of medical care was installed

28.08.2020 (18:32)

For the first time in Novosibirsk within the framework of the forum 'Army-2020' which takes place from 27 to 29 August 2020 at the Tolmachevo airfield, a mobile complex of medical care PKVP - mobile hospital is presented.

The complex includes sorting and evacuation, dressing and operating modules equipped with the necessary equipment for autonomous operation. The modules of the complex are placed on the basis of Kamaz vehicles, which allows delivery to a given area in various ways - by cars, ships, and planes. The time to deploy a PKVP in the field is no more than 60 minutes, and the throughput capacity allows to take up to 250 patients per day.

The medical module is equipped with modern medical equipment, including a multifunctional anaesthetic and respiratory apparatus 'Phase-5 AR', an electrocardiograph, an autonomous source of medical oxygen - a thermochemical generator' Topol', artificial ventilation and oxygen therapy devices and other medical equipment.

Today, more than 9,000 guests visited the site of the forum 'Army-2020' at the military airfield 'Tolmachevo'. Novosibirsk residents come here to get acquainted and take photos on the background of the latest samples of modern weapons, military and special equipment, examples of equipment for Russian military personnel. Guests of the forum were very interested in such military equipment as Mi-8AMTSh-V 'Terminator' helicopters, 'Tiger' armored vehicles, BMP-2, T-72B3 tanks. Most of the visitors were lucky not only to take photos on the background of the equipment, but also to sit in it.

The forum is conducted in compliance with the sanitary and epidemiological rules for the prevention of coronavirus infection in Russia. Mandatory thermometry of all participants of the event is performed at deployed checkpoints.