Thursday, October 20 2016 19:41 EEST
Military
Rubizh 2016: Military engineers built 560 m span pontoon bridge over the Dnieper River
Rubizh 2016,  span pontoon bridge, the Dnieper River, Ministry of Defence of Ukraine,  Military exercise, Army of Ukraine, Viktor Muzhenko, drills

These maneuvers were held in the framework of the Rubizh 2016 strategic exercise. More than 500 servicemen and about 300 vehicles participate in the evolutions. Military engineers built 560 m span pontoon bridge over the Dnieper River near Kherson city.

Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine General of the Army of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko observed the drills, “The span pontoon bridge was built during two hours, and meanwhile, such ferries are normally built during 3 or 4 hours. Thus, we highly praise the actions of our engineer units”.