Field aerodrome for large transport aircrafts was deployed in Orenburg Oblast in preparation for the strategic command post exercise “Center-2015”, which will be started in September.
Assistant Force Commander of Central military district colonel Yaroslav Roschyupkin told Interfax-ABN: “For the first time in 30 years, military engineers have deployed the field aerodrome for large transport aircrafts”.
Central military district’ aviation engineer battalion moved from Altai Krai to Orenburg Oblast. At the Totsky test range were mounted the runway (length 1800m, width 40m) and 12 helicopter landing pads.
Air traffic control complex provides operation at aerodrome. Field petroleum and air weapon depots were built and masked, airfield landscaping was finished.To list