Männiku training area
Männiku training area
Type military training area Location Coordinates: near Tallinn in Estonia Area 1246,6 ha Operator Estonian Defence Forces Status active In use 2008
Männiku training area is one of the six military training fields used by the Estonian Defence Forces. It is located just outside the capital of Estonia, Tallinn, in Kiili and Saku municipalities. Its area is 1,246 ha (3,080 acres).
During the Soviet occupation of Estonia, Männiku training area was used by the Soviet Army, its area was 1173 ha.
Männiku training area was established on 11 September 2008, with the Government Order No. 394 "Establishment of the Defense Forces Männiku training area."
Notes and references
Kaitsevägi Estonian Defence Forces Maavägi (Army)1st Territorial Battalion • 2nd Territorial Battalion • 3rd Territorial Battalion • 4th Territorial Battalion • 5th Territorial Battalion • 6th Territorial Battalion Merevägi (Naval Force) Õhuvägi (Air Force)Air Surveillance DivisionAir Defence Battalion (Ground forces)Ämari Air Base • (Tallinn Air Base)Air Force Staff (Tallinn) Kaitseliit (Defence League)Alutaguse malevHarju malevJärva malevJõgeva malevLääne malevPärnu malevPõlva malevTallinn malevTartu malevVõru malevValga malevViru malevKüberkaitseliit Kaitseväe harjutusväljad Defence Forces training areasCentral training area Ground fieldsKlooga training area • Männiku training area • Nursipalu training area • Sirgala training area • Tsiatsungõlmaa training area Naval fields (proposed)Letipea firing area • Rutja firing area • Kõpu firing area • Nõva firing area • Ristinina firing area • Liivanina firing area • Sõmeri firing area Operator
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