“Who owns the time, he wins.” The secrets of landing BMD-2 with crew inside

Landing BMD-2 with the personnel on the exercise of the 76th Guards airborne-assault division of VDV, 2010

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No army in the world still can’t do it again. Dropping military equipment with the crew inside is a very dangerous and complex process, each step in detail described in the instructions and special documents. Even experienced skydivers airborne troops (VDV) pass a special training course is a serious selection for medical reasons. Drop pod the crew also prepares himself fighting vehicle, puts the canopy, checks the health of all nodes and their reliability.