July 31, 2019 (Google Translation) – The amphibious assault ship helicopter-dock (DVKD) of the Navy of the Philippines “Davao del Sur” completed a friendly visit to Vladivostok, where he arrived on 26 July.
During the visit, the Philippine Navy warship took part in a naval parade dedicated to the Day of the Navy in Vladivostok. The command staff of the ship was received by the commander of the Pacific Fleet, Admiral Sergei Avakyants. Excursions to historical places of the city were held for foreign guests, and sailors took part in friendly sports competitions.
Today, the farewell ceremony of the ship took place on the wharf of the Pacific Fleet on Korabelnaya Embankment of Vladivostok. The Davao del Sur DVKD left the main base of the Pacific Fleet and, accompanied by the R-14 missile boat, headed for the border of Russia’s territorial waters.