Airborne troops of Russia in 2018 will form three tank battalions in two divisions and one brigade

Airborne combat vehicle BMD-4M

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MOSCOW, July 31. /TASS/. Airborne troops of Russia in 2018, will form three tank battalions, two of them in the 76th airborne assault division and 7-th airborne assault division (mountain) and one in one of the air assault brigades. This was reported by TASS commander of the airborne troops Colonel-General Andrey Serdyukov.