Military personnel of young replenishment 79-й separate Nikolaev airmobile crew of Command of Land forces of VS of Ukraine, joined ranks of "winged infantry" this fall, for the first time in the life carried out parachute jumps.
During the last three days the staff of connection which the colonel Konstantin Maslennikov orders, is involved in implementation of the program of hopping preparation, reports a press - service of the Ministry of Defence. Only in two days - on October 28-29 - soldiers - aeromobilist carried out 420 parachute jumps from the plane of An-2. In particular, 177 parachute jumps for the first time in the life were executed by young soldiers of "winged infantry".
"Before practical performance of jumps in connection the full complex of preparation was carried out", - the deputy commander 79-й separate airmobile crew on parashyutno - landing service the lieutenant colonel Vitaly Sery reported.
Estimating a course of occupations, the commander of connection colonel Konstantin Maslennikov emphasized that, despite difficult weather conditions, the military personnel surely carried out educational tasks.
Today, on October 30, soldiers - paratroopers 79-й separate airmobile crew plan to execute about 150 more jumps.