Russian Army to Receive New Field Uniform
The Armed Forces of the Russian Federation will adopt a new field uniform by the end of this year. This came in a statement by Deputy Defence Minister Dmitry Bulgakov.
“All categories of servicemen will receive a new all-season field uniform by the end of 2015,” Mr. Bulgakov said, adding that a new field uniform is characterized by high functionality and allows the soldiers to carry out all types of combat and special missions under various climatic and weather conditions.
The Deputy Defence Minister also noted that conscripts would receive new demi-season jackets and casual clothes, scarves, shoes, fur caps and so on. The new field uniform will also comprise a new belt. Mr. Bulgakov said that the uniform for marines would be black, for paratroopers and pilots – blue, for other servicemen – khaki.