RFS Dmitrov Trains in Minefield Penetration

July 14, 2019 (Google Translation) – The crew of the diesel-electric submarine “Dmitrov” in the course of routine development of elements of the course task L-2 in the combat training grounds of the Baltic Fleet in the Gulf of Finland performed combat training tasks in overcoming minefields. In the course of the exercise, submariners worked closely with the crews of…

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JMSDF Monitors Russian Task Group

April 27, 2019 (Google Translation) – Maritime Self Defense Force fifth escort force affiliation “Ariake” The Russian navy Stelevisi, who travels southwest of the sea about 150 km northeast of Upper Tsushima. A combination of Chi-class frigate, Kilo-class submarine and Igor-Belosov-class submarine rescue ship A total of 3 ships were confirmed. In addition, around April 1st (Friday) 10:00 am, Maritime…

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Pacific Fleet Kilo Trains for Torpedo Attack

March 4, 2019 (Google Translation) – In accordance with the combat training plan, two diesel submarines of the Primorsky flotilla of the diverse forces of the Pacific Fleet conducted a test anti-submarine tactical doctrine on the search and attack of a submarine of a conditional enemy. In the gulf of Peter the Great, one of the submarines, performing a set…

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Northern Fleet conducted an emergency submarine relief exercise

November 9, 2018 (Google Translation) – Today, the Northern Fleet has completed a comprehensive doctrine of the search and rescue forces (PSO) to assist conditionally emergency submarine in distress. The exercise of the PSO forces started in the Northern Fleet the day before, on November 8. With the arrival of a conditional distress signal, a search and rescue center (SRP)…

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Black Sea Fleet Subs Krasnodar & Novorossiysk Working Up

October 3, 2018 (Google Translation) – The submarines of the Black Sea Fleet “Krasnodar” and “Novorossiysk” began the implementation of their tasks in accordance with the plan of combat training and the daily activities of the fleet forces. Currently, submarine crews have left the basing point and made the transition to the Black Sea marine polygons, where they began working…

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JMSDF on Trends of Russian Navy Vessels

September 3, 2018 (Google Translation) – From Wednesday, August 29 (Wednesday) around 2 AM to August 30 (Thursday) around 8 AM, “Makiri” belonging to the SDF No. 15 escort group (Otomine) and belonging to the second air group “P-3C” (Hachinohe) confirmed the following 14 Russian Navy ships. [smartslider3 slider=85] (1) From around 2 o’clock on August 29 (Wednesday) to around…

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Black Sea Fleet Submarines Stariy Oskol & Novorossiysk Working Up

Submarines Stariy Oskol and Novorossiysk, the Black Sea Fleet, began to practice the elements of the L-2 course task. At present, the ships are sailing in the Black Sea training zones, where they fulfil various missions, both in surface and submerged positions. The L-2 course task is a mandatory stage in the submarine training. It is an integral part of…

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