Army-2018 forum to take place at six venues in Vladivostok, Eastern Military District

August 13, 2018 (Google Translation) – The Korabelnaya Embankment pier is to become the main forum site, and for the opening and closing ceremonies as well. The Pacific Fleet ships and vessels are expected to be moored here. The site will also showcase weapons and military vehicles of the Navy’s Coastal Troops, equipment of the Land Forces, as well as special-purpose and logistical support units, search-and-rescue services. Special-purpose units will show their operations on releasing a vessel captured by pirates and rendering assistance to a vessel in distress. The Far…

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Pacific Fleet Air Force receives six modernized Ka-29 helicopters

Today, six new Ka-29 modernized ship-based combat transport helicopters which underwent scheduled repair at JSC Kumertauskoe aviation manufacturing facility arrived to Nikolaevka naval air base of the Pacific Fleet. The helicopters were delivered to Knevichi airfield by Il-76 military transport airplanes. After that they were received by crews to conduct test flights. The Ka-29 helicopters were escorted by An-26 plane and Mi-8 helicopter of the Pacific Fleet to reach the home station. In the near future, the crews will train on the modernized hardware.

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Indra 2017: maritime phase kicks off in Peter the Great Gulf

According to the plan of the Indra 2017 first-ever tri service, Russian and Indian warships launched a maritime phase at the training grounds of the Pacific Fleet. The large landing ship Admiral Nevelskoy, small-sized ASW vessel Ust-Ilimsk, frigate Satpura and corvette Kadmatt have comprised a combined group of Russian and Indian warships. Warships drilled joint maneuvering and held training to organize communication. Today, the inspection parties of the Pacific Fleet and Indian Navy drilled actions to control maritime shipping and vessel inspection international procedures of a suspect vessel. The maritime…

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