The Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Belarus reported that the special exercise of signal troops of the Military Forces will take place on July, 27-31 according to the Military Forces training plan 2014/2015.
It was also stated that the main scope of the exercise is increase of the fighting efficiency level of the control units and signal troops in terms of providing the signal troops and system organized deployment. Sustained functioning for the purposes of Armed Forces control, systematic and efficient preparation for the joint operational exercise “Union Shield-2015” is among the main purposes of the exercise.
It was also clarified that the training is the final practical stage of the Signal Troops preparation to this exercise. Upgraded communication system based on new and modernized communication devices and systems used by the Armed Forces will be deployed, whereas analog devices and systems will be used as back up.
As part of the exercise, it’s planned to practice the interoperability of the Armed Forces Communication system with common telecommunication network and territorial communication system of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus and the Russian Federation. The main issues will be considered at Obuz-Lesnovsky, Brest and Borisov training areas as well as at permanent deployment sites.
Communications Division military officers of Western military district of Armed Forces of the Russian Federation are expected to take part in the exercise for the purpose of experience exchange of organization of military preparation and cooperation.