It is not easy to be a soldier of the Radiation, Chemical, and Biological Protection Troops, especially in hot weather, as they have to accomplish both difficult and dangerous tasks.
It is believed that the Radiation, Chemical, and Biological Protection Troops were founded on November 13, 1918 when an order about creation of the Chemical Service of the Red Army was signed. Actually the procedure took place after the First World War when chemical weapon was widely applied for the first time. New tasks are recently accomplished by the troops and withstanding chemical and biological terrorism is one of them.
Deputy Commanding Officer.
Let’s turn to places where lessons are conducted.
These soldiers came to the army last spring.
Everyone is listening to the officer attentively.
How do you like the military robot?
This robot is getting ready for working.
These machines were developed by specialists from Moscow State Technical University named after Bauman.
The robot is controlled from the car and can be used for evacuation and elimination of explosive devices.
Avoid touching the dangerous bar!
Training of decontamination specialists.
Commander is always next to the soldiers willing to help.
It is time to get started.
They know pretty well how the parts need to be assembled.
Deactivation point. The decon truck is used for complete deactivation, degassing and disinfection of equipment and transport, transportation and temporary storage of fluids, deactivating liquids and loading of fluids from one container to another one.
Equipment degassing. The soldier was allowed to accomplish the task without wearing a mask due to the heat.
Occupying a place in the car.
Reporting about operational readiness.
Dangerous and contaminated.
It is time to wash the machine.
As well as the soldier.
It is very hot today.
The commander is pleased with the task.