German UNIFIL Guardship Change at Limassol

June 4, 2019 (Google Translation) – In addition to the German and Brazilian contributions, Greece, Turkey, Bangladesh and Indonesia also participate with ships. For Oldenburg, the return journey begins in the direction of homeport Rostock-Warnemünde. After 250 operational days with two crews, the corvette “Oldenburg” is replaced by the corvette “Ludwigshafen am Rhein” in the area of ​​operation. From now on, the “Ludwigshafen am Rhein” will be responsible for overseeing the waters off the Lebanese coast as part of the UNIFIL mission. Under the command of frigate captain Ronny B.…

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RFS Admiral Makarov Departs Limassol

February 13, 2019 (Google Translation) – The frigate of the Black Sea Fleet “Admiral Makarov”, performing tasks as part of the permanent compound of the Russian Navy in the far sea zone, completed a business call at the port of Limassol (Cyprus). The ship replenished the necessary supplies of material resources, and the crew as a rest made excursion walks through the historical places of the city. The call of the Russian frigate to a foreign port was carried out in accordance with the plan of the ship’s stay in…

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Marshal Ustinov Supply Stop in Cyprus

October 23, 2018 (Google Translation) – The missile cruiser Marshal Ustinov, the Northern Fleet, being on cruise in the Mediterranean Sea, has made a call at the port of Limassol in the Republic of Cyprus. The ship will stay at the port for several days so that crew can replenish fuel, fresh water and food supplies. After visit to the port of Limassol, the sailors will continue to perform tasks according to the long-range cruise plan in the Mediterranean, improving their combat training and naval training. A week ago, the…

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Baltic Fleet ship detachment leaves Cyprus

Baltic Fleet ship detachment, including corvettes Boiky and Soobrazitelny, and tanker Kola, finished its visit to Limassol port. Currently, the ship detachment is conducting tasks in course of the long-range sortie in the Mediterranean Sea. The Russian seamen replenished food, water, and fuel storages as well as got familiarized with sights of the island. In total, the Russian ships have covered over 7,000 nautical miles.

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Vitse Admiral Kulakov Port Call at Alexandria

Major ASW ship Vitse Admiral Kulakov having a long-distance mission in the remote ocean zone passed the Suez Canal and entered the Alexandria port (Egypt). This is her third stopover in the foreign port since the beginning of the mission. Earlier, the major ASW ship Vitse Admiral Kulakov entered Limassol (Cyprus) and Salalah (Oman) for supply replenishment. During the next few days the personnel will replenish food and water supplies. Besides, the seamen will have time for a short rest. After the stopover, the Northern Fleet seamen will continue their…

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