Friendship Bridge – 2020 Completes at Novorossiysk

November 23, 2020 (Google Translation) – The joint exercise “Bridge of Friendship – 2020” between the Russian Navy and the Naval Forces (Navy) of the Arab Republic of Egypt has ended at the Black Sea Fleet. The objectives of the exercise, which took place for the first time in the Black Sea, were to strengthen and develop military cooperation between…

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Baltic Fleet Pilots Train in Night Refueling

November 18, 2020 (Google Translation) – As part of scheduled training flights, the crews of the Baltic Fleet naval aviation completed the tasks of night refueling of aircraft with fuel in the air over the Kaliningrad region. In the course of combat training, the crews of the Su-30SM multipurpose fighters and the Su-24M front-line bombers performed in-air refueling from the…

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JMSDF Shadows Russian Ships

November 6, 2020 (Google Translation) – “Otaka” belonging to the 3rd Missile Boat Corps of the Maritime Self-Defense Force around 9 am on Friday, November 6 (Sasebo) and “P-1” (Atsugi) belonging to the 4th Air Group are about 50km northeast of Kamitsushima. One Russian Navy Slava-class cruiser, Udaloy-class destroyer, traveling southwest in the waters. One ship and one Dubna-class supply…

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Long-Range Flights by Russian Navy Tu-142s

September 15, 2020 (Google Translation) – Today, long-range anti-submarine aircraft Tu-142 of the naval aviation of the Russian Navy have performed scheduled flights over the neutral waters of the Bering and Black Seas. The duration of the flights was about 6 and 10 hours, respectively. At some stages of the route over the Bering Sea, Tu-142 aircraft were accompanied by…

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Russian Pacific Fleet Amphibious Exercise

August 20, 2020 (Google Translation) – The crews of the large landing ships (BDK) of the Pacific Fleet “Nikolay Vilkov”, “Oslyabya”, “Peresvet”, and “Admiral Nevelskoy”, together with the Pacific Fleet marines, conducted an exercise in Vladivostok on loading military equipment and personnel onto the BDK from the unequipped coastal area way on emphasis. The loading of the marines was carried…

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Two anti-sabotage boats of the “Grachonok” type were laid for the Russian Navy in Tatarstan

August 7, 2020 (Google Translation) – Today at the Zelenodolsk plant named after A.M. Gorky “in Tatarstan, a solemn ceremony of laying down two Project 21980 anti-sabotage boats of the” Grachonok “type, which are being built by order of the Russian Navy, took place. Vice-Admiral Igor Mukhametshin, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Navy for Armaments, took part in the event on…

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Russia Navy Conducts Exercise Ocean Shield 2020

August 6, 2020 (Google Translation) – The forces of the Baltic Fleet are currently taking part in the activities of the Russian Navy’s inter-naval exercise “Ocean Shield 2020”. As part of the maneuvers, several naval groups went out to the training ranges of the Baltic Fleet in the Baltic Sea to conduct a number of tactical exercises. Ship search-and-strike and…

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