2011 Moscow Victory Day Parade
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The Moscow Victory Day Parade in Moscow was held on 9 May, 2011 to commemorate the 66th anniversary of the capitulation of Nazi Germany in 1945. The parade marked the Soviet Union's victory in the Great Patriotic War.
- 20,000 soldiers and officers representing all three services of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Internal Affairs (Russia), the Federal Security Service (Russia), and the Ministry of Emergency Situations.
- 1,500 marching band musicians led by Lt. Gen. Valery Khalilov in his 9th Victory Day Parade appearance
- +100 military vehicles
- 5 Mil Mi-8 Hip helicopters
- Colonel General Valery Gerasimov – Deputy Chief of the Russian Armed Forces' General Staff – Parade Commander
- Anatoly Serdyukov – Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation – Parade Inspector
- 9A52-2 Smerch
- GAZ-2975 Tigr
- 2S19 Msta-S
Air Column Flypast
- Mil Mi-8 Hip Colors Party