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The armored car BRDM-2, which sank during the crossing of the Kerch Strait within the framework of the Patriotic action devoted to the Kerch-Eltigen landing in 1943 was removed from the bottom using special parachutes. This told the press Secretary of the interregional public organization “Military-technical Union” Andrey Konnov, reports “Interfax”.
“The armored car is lifted from the bottom of the Strait. It is hanging on a special parachute. While the car itself remains in the water,” he said.
Armored vehicle sank on July 25 at a distance of seven kilometers from the Taman shore at the depth of seven or eight meters. The cause of the accident were the weather conditions. Rescuers pulled six people from a sinking transport, no one was hurt.
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