The Russian armed forces by the end of 2015 will move to a new set of field uniforms. It is noted that its coloration will depend on the types of troops.
"By the end of 2015 we will complete the transition of the armed forces to carry all-season set of field uniforms for all categories of military," TASS quoted Deputy defense Minister Dmitry Bulgakov. According to him, the fresh form is versatility and will allow the military scrupulously to fulfill all kinds of combat and specialized tasks in different weather and atmospheric conditions.
The Deputy Minister announced that the uniforms will be issued to recruits at collection points in from autumn 2015. Bulgakov have listed the main equipment of the new field form: this demi-season jacket and daily outfits, scarves, shoes with high Barzani and hats with earflaps. In addition to clothing, the form will include the straps of the latest sample.
The colors of the uniforms will be different based on the type of troops. Form for recruits, focused on the naval service, will be black, landing and flying troops will receive blue, the rest will be given protective clothing.
Bulgakov was stated that the soldiers who serve in the Arctic, until the end of 2015 will be provided with clothing that can withstand temperatures of up to minus 57 degrees. With all of this, all of the Arctic division will be a special snegobolotokhodnyy technique.
At the end of October 2014 appeared information that the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation introduces a form of military priests. They will get the shoes with high Barzani, and to distinguish them will lapel badges in the form of Orthodox crosses. It was reported that the clergy participated in unexpected checks readiness and exercises, and maintained peace between the military.