Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Coast Russian army invited journalists to show how they can cross the water barriers – rivers etc. Soldiers showed different skills such as driving under water (!) building pontoon bridges, training attack into an imaginary enemy units and more. Here is some of it.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

At first they showed how they can cross rivers.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Using different types of armored vehicles.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Also they modeled situations when the vehicle gets malfunctioning under water and the crew is being saved by crews of other vehicles.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Here is a crew that was being “saved”.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Tank T-72 during crossing a “water barrier”.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

The vehicles that can’t cross the river by themselves are being loaded onto special platforms that carry them thru the river.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Another T-72 tank.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

In second part of the demonstration they were showing a battle and crossing the river, artillery units participated too.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

According to the legend the other coast was captured by an enemy.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

To discover the situation they sent the scouts to see how many “enemies” is on another coast.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

The scouts have discovered how many “enemy” units are on the other coast.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

And then the artillery started hitting trying to destroy the “enemy”.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

After totally clearing the other coast up the tanks started crossing river.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

They took sure there were no more “enemy” units left on that coast.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

And destroyed the rest of the “enemy”.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

After it was totally clear, the pontoon crew arrived and started assembling a temporary bridge.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

They made a bridge over 100 m long in just a few minutes.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Here its being linked.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Then another unit started to build more bridges.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

The second bridge was 119 m.

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers

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1 thought on “Pacific Russian Army Showing How to Cross Water Barriers”

  1. Pic 1.

    You do know that a quintillion tons of applique, ablative, support armor is in the “not a good thing” category.

    Time to build a better bicycle.

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