Increased the combat potential of general purpose forces.
The Army has formed nine compounds including four infantry and one armored division.
The troops received 2,930 new and upgraded models of weapons. It is possible to retrofit two more missile brigades, two air defense brigades and two anti-aircraft missile regiment, a brigade of special purpose, twelve mechanized infantry and tank battalions, three artillery battalions.
The level of equipment of the Land Forces with modern weaponry was 42%.
Aerospace forces received 139 modern aircraft, four anti-aircraft missile regiment rearmed to anti-aircraft missile system S-400 "Triumph". In addition, the forces delivered 25 armored anti-aircraft missile and gun complexes "Carapace-C", and 74 radar stations. The share of modern weapons in the air and space power increased to 66%, and aircraft serviceability - 62%.
Having successfully completed the state testing of three new radar stations of high factory readiness "Voronezh": Orsk, Barnaul, Yeniseysk. In 2017, they intercede on combat duty.
Spend the completion of three existing radars in Baranovichi, Murmansk, Pechora and with application of high tech prefabrication.
All this has allowed for the first time in the history of the new Russia to create a border around the perimeter of our continuous radar field warning system missile attack on all the strategic aerospace and directions to all types of flight trajectories of ballistic missiles.
The Armed Forces 105 systems delivered this year, including 260 unmanned aerial vehicles. Formed 36 military units and unmanned aircraft.
Total in service is more than 600 complexes with two thousand drones. For comparison, in 2011 in the Armed Forces was only 180 legacy systems.
unmanned aviation intensity compared with last year increased by half.
The composition of the Navy Type 24 surface ships and support vessels, as well as two multi-purpose submarines.
Facilities navy with modern weapons and equipment increased to 47%.
The Airborne Troops are formed three reconnaissance battalion and six tank companies, two companies of electronic warfare and unmanned aerial vehicles. Planted 188 new and upgraded armored vehicles. Airborne equipment level modern weapons is 47%.
A new development was the technical basis for the control system. The troops put 22 thousand modern means of communication, which is 6% more than in 2015. As a result, equipment of the Armed Forces of the modern communication technology increased to 49 per cent.
On the special control of the Ministry of Defense are problematic questions on undersupplied troops in weapons and equipment. In the current year is 49 units of core samples.
... As a result of equipping the Armed Forces with modern weapons and equipment in constant readiness units increased to 58.3%, and serviceability - up to 94%.