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Video: Russian crane lowers armoured vehicle into water


October 2, 2020
By Popular Mechanics

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Here’s one way to get into the water. In a new video, Russian Marines unload their armoured personnel carriers (APC) into the Caspian Sea with a giant crane. The APCs then swim away under their own power, scooting through the waves and surf to capture a beachhead.

The procedure was part of Russia’s Kavkaz-2020 military exercises, which wrapped up on Sept. 29. Popular Mechanics reports. | READ MORE

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