Paratroopers compete in ‘Airborne Platoon’ contest at Army Games 2015

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Paratroopers from Russia, China and Belarus competed in the third stage of the 'Airborne Platoon' competition at the first International Army Games 2015 in the Ryazan Region on Tuesday. Airborne Platoon challenged paratroopers’ skills in a variety of areas, including shooting, parachute landing and pursuit racing. Russia won the Army Games 2015 competition by the end of the 'Airborne Platoon' stage, running neck-and-neck with Chinese and Belarus counterparts. The International Army Games aimed to define military strongest units were held on 10 different proving grounds across Russia with 17 participating national teams from around the world.