Over a thousand young officers graduated from the Mozhaisky Military Space Academy.
On May 10, over a thousand cadets graduated from the A.F.Mozhaisky Military Space Academy, over two hundred of them with honours.
Irrespective of the grades, all of them have been ranked as lieutenants. The young officers, men and women, will soon go to their duty stations in the army.
Deputy Minister of defense Tatiana Shevtsova, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Military Space Forces Alexander Golovko, and Chairman of the St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly Vyacheslav Makarov, who is Professor Emeritus of the Mozhaisky Academy, came to congratulate the graduates.
‘A military career starts with a good education. You have been lucky to study in one of the best military universities of the Russian Army with a brilliant history,’ Tatiana Shevtsova said.
‘Our dear Mozhaisky cadets! Today you have graduated from the best Military Space Academy and become officers of the Russian Armed Force,’ Vyacheslav Makarov said.
The Mozhaisky Academy is the largest polytechnic higher educational establishment of the RF Ministry of Defense training specialists for the Space Forces. The graduates will set off for their duty stations in a month.
On Sunday, another St. Petersburg military university, the S.M.Budenniy Military Communications Academy celebrated the graduation of its cadets.
Photo and video: St. Petersburg TV channel