Huge Russian Hovercraft visits bathing beach - video
The Military claims the landing was part of tactical exercises on government beach that should have been off-limits; no injuries were reported"The
government claims it was nothing out of the ordinary: that it was merely participating in maneuvers on a government-owned beach.
The description beneath the video states that a spokesman from the Defense Ministry told the local newspaper, Komsomolskaya Pravda, that the beach
should have been off-limits to the public.
“Docking at the beach … is a normal event,” the spokesman said. “What people were doing at the beach on the territory of a military (base) is
The Zubr-class hovercraft carries sophisticated weapons systems and can carry tanks and as many as 400 troops.