A live-fire stage of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces’ large-scale exercises, which started on Sept. 18, was held on Sept. 21, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA.
The large-scale exercises are being held in line with the plan approved by President of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev.
At the live-fire stage, artillery, air defense and aviation units, as well as other forces and formations fulfilled combat-training tasks using new weapons and military equipment.
The troops practically improved their skills in organizing and practicing various methods of conducting a modern combined-arms operation throughout the exercises that held in difficult conditions of mountainous terrain, electronic warfare environment, and also other characteristic features determined by the concept of these exercises. Effective use of troops and control systems was also carried out.
A live firing and fire maneuvers with the use of new weapon systems were carried out in various firing ranges and training areas provided with modern equipment.