The leading concern of the Soviet rocket-engineering service is legitimately considered to be all-round preparation of the personnel for complete mastery of the new weapon. The engineers should be skillful trainers of the troops, advocates of everything new in technical training. It is not by chance that the greatest successes are attained by those units where the rocket-engineering service exhibits activity and initiative in teaching and training work and assures the carrying out of every task literally on a high ideological and methodical level.
Unedited rough draft trans. from Krasnaya Zvezda (USSR) 1964, no. 5(12221) 7 Jan, p. 1.