Vladimir Shamanov

Type: Person
Name: Vladimir Shamanov
Title: Commander of the airborne troops (VDV) (May 2009)
Organization: Armed Forces of the Russian Federation
Nationality: Russia
Fact Sheet: Biography for Vladimir Shamanov
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

For the first time the arctic ice is connected to the Internet

Russian troopers are conducting the training search and rescue operation on evacuation of polar explorers in the district of the station "Barneo". The soldiers of the Russian Airborne Troops together with cargo platforms landed on a drifting ice floe ... [Published Yamal.org - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Assessing the Russian Military Threat to Eastern Ukraine

:08 PM Age: 3 hrsCategory: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Military/Security, Europe, Ukraine, RussiaRussian military exercises near Ukrainian border, mid-March 2014 (Source: The Guardian)Since late February, Russia’s Armed Forces have engaged in multiple ... [Published Jamestown Foundation - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 16 2014 - Updated Mar 16 2014 - 1 reports

Russian maneuvers in the Arctic are 'symbolic', experts say

The operation took place in a cold wind and the temperature of nearly -30° Celsius."Only Russians can jump with parachutes in such cold weather," the chief commander of these maneuvers General Vladimir Shamanov is joking.Right after the landing, the crew ... [Published Voice of Russia - Mar 16 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 2 reports

Why Russia may regret Crimea grab

Text smaller Text biggerWASHINGTON – Russia is rushing to annex the Crimea from Ukraine, but the region could become another Chechnya, due to its small but united Muslim Tatar minority which opposes the takeover, according to regional experts.The concern ... [Published WorldNetDaily - Mar 15 2014]
First reported Mar 15 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

Russian Airborne Troops Land in the Arctic

Kiev, Mar 14 (Prensa Latina) The head of Russia''s Airborne Troops, Vladimir Shamanov, confirmed that today for the first time the troops under his command had the mission of carrying out a ... ... [Published Big News Network - Mar 15 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Russia Paradrops Airborne Battalion in Arctic

KOTELNY ISLAND, March 14 (RIA Novosti) The Russian Airborne Troops on Thursday paradropped a 350-strong battalion at a landing site on the New Siberian Islands in the Arctic as part of ongoing military drills.It took the battalion from the 98th Guards ... [Published RIA Novosti - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

Airborne Troops soldiers redeployed to Rostov region during drills - Russian Defense Ministry (Part 2)

MOSCOW. March 13 (Interfax-AVN) - Russian Airborne Troops Commander Col. Gen. Vladimir Shamanov has ordered that some of the troops' units be redeployed to the Rostov region as part of ongoing command and staff exercises, the Russian Defense Ministry ... [Published Interfax.com - Mar 13 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Russia conducts another exercise as Crimea prepares for vote on secession

The Russian military has started further large-scale command and staff exercises near its borders with Ukraine, amid the turbulent political and security crisis in the country.Russian Defence Ministry spokesman lieutenant colonel Evgeni Meshkov was quoted ... [Published Army Technology - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Russia’s Ivanovo airborne battalion to land in Arctic

MOSCOW, March 12. /ITAR-TASS/. More than 300 paratroopers from Ivanovo airborne battalion will land during military exercises in the Arctic Region, official of the press service and information department of the Russian Defense Ministry Lieutenant Colonel ... [Published Itar Tass - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Russian paratroopers start largest drills in two decades

Russian paratroopers start largest drills in two decadesContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.MOSCOW, March 11 (Xinhua) -- The Russian airborne troops have started one of its largest exercises in 20 years, the Defense Ministry said Tuesday.About 3,500 paratroopers ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Russia will use large landing force in military exercise

MOSCOW, March 11. /ITAR-TASS/. More than 3,000 paratroopers will be air-dropped in a Russian military exercise for the first time in the past two decades, a spokesman said on Tuesday.The command and staff exercise involving the Ivanovo paratroopers formation ... [Published Itar Tass - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Russian Airborne Troops launch drills with a landing operation

MOSCOW. March 11 (Interfax-AVN) - A landing operation involving more than 3,500 servicemen will be conducted for the first time in 20 years during command and staff exercises of the Russian Airborne Troops' Ivanovo division, Airborne Troops spokesman ... [Published Interfax.com - Mar 11 2014]

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For the first time the arctic ice is connected ... [Published Yamal.org - Apr 10 2014]
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Assessing the R... [Published Jamestown Foundation - Apr 02 2014]
Russian maneuvers in the Arctic are 'symbolic',... [Published Voice of Russia - Mar 16 2014]
Russian Airborne Troops Land in the Arctic [Published Big News Network - Mar 15 2014]
Why Russia may regret Crimea grab [Published WorldNetDaily - Mar 15 2014]
Will Crimea Become Russia’s New Chechnya? [Published Jamestown Foundation - Mar 14 2014]
Russia Paradrops Airborne Battalion in Arctic [Published RIA Novosti - Mar 14 2014]
Airborne Troops soldiers redeployed to Rostov r... [Published Interfax.com - Mar 13 2014]
Russia conducts another exercise as Crimea prep... [Published Army Technology - Mar 12 2014]
Russia’s Ivanovo airborne battalion to land i... [Published Itar Tass - Mar 12 2014]
XINHUA - Russian paratroopers start largest dri... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Mar 11 2014]
Russian paratroopers start largest drills in tw... [Published China.org.cn - Mar 11 2014]
Russia will use large landing force in military... [Published Itar Tass - Mar 11 2014]
Russian Airborne Troops launch drills with a la... [Published Interfax.com - Mar 11 2014]
Biography for Vladimir Shamanov [Published Silobreaker - Jun 05 2009]
General Shamanov Appointed as Commander of the ... [Published Able2Act - Jun 05 2009]
Fact Sheet for 58th Army [Published Able2Act - Aug 09 2008]
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