In 2008-2009, this base has been rearmed but very little has changed since then.
Now the base has its own firing ground for soldiers to master their firing proficiency.
The majority of the soldiers have new 6B2kh helmets while some still have to wear old SSh-68M helmets.
They shoot in the direction of the sea and when a boat shows up on the horizon they have to take a break.
A winter military exercise off Maykop.
The SV-98, a Russian bolt action sniper rifle, is used by contract soldiers while the rest have to use SVD-S sniper rifles.
The rifle with a muzzle attachment.
They plan to build a separate building for simulators because right now they are situated in an airshed which belonged to Bamboura Airdrome.
In the photo: a BTR-80 (APC) simulator.
“Shooting from KPVT and PKT machine guns”.
This simulator is to prepare tank commanders and gunlayers.
The base features an up-to-date T-90A simulator which can be used for training the entire crew simultaneously. However, they can’t use it yet because necessary settings haven’t been made.
In the photo: a simulator for grenadiers.
The uniform set Permyachka was designed in 2008.
One of the components of the uniform is a smock.
It has a bunch of zippers which makes it convenient to wear.
An inside pocket.
The smocks the base received were of the same size.
An unzipped trouser leg.
Metal fasteners become rusty quickly.
A shortened glove.