In Airborne assault troops formed commandant of the troop provision. This was reported in Facebook the speaker of the Ministry of defense Alexey Chernobay.
According to him, the objectives of this unit are “infiltration” advanced groups by air in a specific area, conducting meteoritic, reconnaissance of the landing area, receiving the main forces of the landing.
“Personnel with the appropriate equipment to perform jumps of different heights and types of aircraft, in various weather conditions and time of day,” said Chernobay.
Note that on 26 may this year in Ukraine came into force the law on renaming of highly mobile airborne troops in the Airborne assault.