It became known what military equipment will take part in the Victory Parade
18 June 2020
In total, more than 100 units of military equipment will be presented in Saint Petersburg.
109 units of military equipment will take part in the Victory Parade on the 24th of June. That is told by Lieutenant-General Igor Seritsky – deputy commander of the Western Military District –, as reported by Gorod+ channel.
The equipment will be presented with the newest models as well as historical ones. Those include tank T-34, infantry fighting vehicles, armoured personnel carriers, surface-to-air missile systems. Furthermore, it will be the first time UAZ Pick-up and LADA Vesta cars of military police will take part in this annual parade.
More than 30 planes and helicopters will fly over in the air. Those include Mi-26 transport aircraft, Mi-8 utility helicopters and Mi-24 attack helicopters.
Moreover, it is noted that more than 4500 Western Military District’s soldiers, regional power departments’ soldiers and military academy students will participate in the parade.