Capability of the military engineer branch advances in the north – combat engineer training started up in the Jaeger Brigade

Capability of the military engineer branch advances in the north – combat engineer training started up in the Jaeger Brigade

Early September, the Jaeger Brigade began training combat engineer troops in the Lapland Jaeger Battalion in Sodankylä. The Jaeger Brigade provided this training previously in 1996.
7.10.2019 | 12.06
The Guard Jaeger Regiment’s readiness unit and urban jaegers will participate in training in Kvarn, Sweden

The Guard Jaeger Regiment’s readiness unit and urban jaegers will participate in training in Kvarn, Sweden

The Kvarn 19 Exercise to be led by the Guard Jaeger Regiment will be carried out in Sweden from 12 to 20 October 2019. Around 200 persons, including conscripts and regular personnel will participate in the exercise. The main objective of the exercise is to improve the readiness and capability of the Guard Jaeger Regiment’s readiness unit and urban jaegers for conducting demanding combat operations in built-up areas.
3.10.2019 | 15.49
This team never gives up

This team never gives up

Paratroopers’ parachute jump training requires a lot from the trainees. Apart from completing safe and secure descents, this physically and mentally demanding training phase also involves making the soldiers increasingly fit and strengthening the troops’ team spirit.
27.9.2019 | 9.46
Call-ups mark the first step in the direction of military service

Call-ups mark the first step in the direction of military service

In Finland, the call-up event tends to mark the first time that young people establish contact with the Defence Forces and familiarise with the notion of liability for military service. And it is in the call-up event that young people also look for answers to questions raised by narratives related by family members and friends.
27.9.2019 | 11.29