The Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said that (https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/1144856/russia-latest-world-war-3-news-iran-us-tension-moscow-tehran-putin-moscow-trump) on the order of President Vladmir Putin , the whole military command, control bodies of the Central Military District, part of the troops of the Southern and Eastern Military Districts, separate units of the Airborne Troops, long-range and military transport aviation
have been placed on alert.
The first contribution of the new design bureau to the development of the Soviet military transport aviation
was a twin-engine gas turbine aircraft of the An-8 type (Fig.
"They were taken to Novosibirsk by an Il-76 plane of the military transport aviation
of the Russian Aerospace Force.
According to the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation, around 20 pilots of the fighter, army and military transport aviation
have arrived at the site of the drills.
The Russian Defense Ministry said Chinese tanks would be delivered to the site of the championship by rail, while tanks of the Czech Republic, Italy and Greece would be taken by planes of Russia's Military Transport Aviation
The European military transport aviation
will hold international drills in the airspace of Bulgaria in the period 17 to 26 June, the press center of the Defense Ministry informed.
TEHRAN (FNA)- According to Russian Aerospace Forces spokesman, Russia's military transport aviation
has carried out over 280 sorties to prepare infrastructure of Syria's Hmeimim airbase and has transferred there almost 14,000 metric tons of cargo.
"Combat training under extreme conditions to include landing and multi-day field practice on the Arctic ice is planned to be conducted together with specialists of the Expedition Center of the Russian Geographical Society and Military Transport Aviation
of the Russian Aerospace Forces," Meshkov (http://rbth.com/news/2015/11/30/rusian-airborne-forces-to-hold-large-scale-exercises-in-arctic-in-2016_545723) told the Russian news agency.
The previous two alert exercises, ordered by Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, revealed a number of systemic shortcomings, in particular in the Central and South Military Districts, the Airborne Assault Forces (VDV) and military transport aviation