Armed Forces of Kazakhstan - 25 years

Kazakhstan servicemen prepare for military parade in Astana (PHOTO ESSAY)

On May 7, 2017 in Astana, a military parade dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the formation of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan will be held. By the number of personnel and military equipment involved, it must become the most mass event of all conducted earlier. About the process of the training of military personnel and equipment for the military parade is described in the photo essay of the correspondent of IA
Astana city19 April , 16:48

Trainings of the Parade participants hold daily.

Arrived from different regions of the country, servicemen live in a tent camp. In the field camp all the necessary conditions for personnel are created: tents for living, medical centers, food outlets and field baths.

Also there is a scheduled inspection and maintenance of military equipment. Military equipment is placed in special field fleet of combat vehicles.

On the territory of the field town there is a mobile information complex for the organization of leisure. In addition, on day-offs military personnel will visit cultural sites and landmarks of the capital.

It is planned that more than 5 thousand servicemen will solemnly march through Independence Square in Astana within 30 walking parade calculations.

In the spectacular procession will be involved about 300 units of military equipment. The power and combat readiness of the Kazakh aviation in the sky will show about 80 units of aviation equipment of the Air Defense Forces of the country.

At the same time, for the first time, Kazakhstanis will be able to personally evaluate new military equipment, modern weapons, which have replenished our army's arsenal in 2016 and 2017.

Another feature of the parade is the involvement of veterans of the Kazakh Armed Forces, pupils of 4 military schools "Zhas Ulan", who for the first time after being transferred to the Ministry of Defense will act as a part of the combined company of drummers, companies of the territorial defense brigade, students of military patriotic clubs and students of military technical schools of the Ministry of Defense, which will pass through the area on the military motor vehicle of the MTS.

Kairat Zhandybayev

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