In Khabarovsk held a parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, which was attended by more than 3.4 thousand people, and over 160 units.
Ceremonial March began with the installment of the Central square of the regional center of the national flag of the Russian Federation and copies of the Victory banner. After a detour and greetings troops of the Khabarovsk garrison commander of the Eastern military district, Hero of Russia, Colonel General Gennady Liquid congratulated the audience on the anniversary of the great Victory.
the First area were drummers Ussuri Suvorov military school, a division of standard bearers with banners fronts, the honor guard and the guard in the form of the great Patriotic war. For the first time participated in the parade, servicemen-women, reports TASS.
for the First time as part of the mechanized column passed self-propelled artillery “Malka”, “Giatsint” self-propelled mortars “Tulip”, a reactive system of volley fire “Hurricane”. As part of the historic part of the column of military equipment on the square were tanks T-34 and is-3, self-propelled artillery ISU-152, jet mortars BM-13 “Katyusha”.
the Modern part of the mechanized column at the anniversary parade presented tanks T-80, T-72B3, infantry fighting vehicle BMP-2, BTR-80, BTR-82A, anti-aircraft missile systems “tor-M2U”, “Beech”, heavy flamethrower system TOS-1A “Solntsepek” PTRC “Iskander” and anti-aircraft missile system s-300 PS and s-400.
the previously Scheduled air part of the parade was cancelled due to bad weather in Khabarovsk.