The world’s largest bathyscaphe museum opened in St. Petersburg

December 2, 2018 (Google Translation) – The first in Russia and the world’s largest museum of small underwater self-propelled vehicles opened in St. Petersburg. The collection began to take shape last year. Today, the museum presents two ultra-small submarines “Triton-1M” and “Triton-2”, an autonomous working projectile AS-22, a rescue underwater projectile AS-5, a mobile recompression diving station PRS-VM based on ZIL-131, inhabited self-propelled devices like “Reef” and “Langust”. Underwater vehicles provided by parts of the Navy, scientific organizations and enterprises of the fishing industry. With their help, you can transport…

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Minister of Defense inaugurates the exhibition “Asia and the Naval Museum”

September 20, 2018 (Google Translation) – The Minister of Defense, Margarita Robles, has presided today the opening ceremony of the temporary exhibition “Asia and the Naval Museum”, held at the Madrid headquarters of this museum. In his opinion, this exhibition will be “a milestone” more in the Hispanic-Asian relations. In fact, the exhibition aims to value a unique collection both for the rarity of its pieces and for providing the visitor with a better knowledge of the historical link between the Navy and Spain and Asia. [smartslider3 slider=92] Upon his…

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TU-142M receives a formal welcome at INS Dega

April 8, 2017 – The Hon. Chief of Andhra Pradesh Shri Nara Chandrababu Naidu welcomed the TU-142M Long Range Maritime Patrol aircraft of the Indian Navy which landed at INS Dega for the last time this morning.  A special ceremony organised at INS Dega to formally welcome the aircraft at Visakhapatnam was attended by Shri P Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Hon’ble Union Civil Aviation Minister, Govt. of India, Vice Admiral HCS Bisht, PVSM, AVSM, ADC, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Naval Command, MPs, MLAs and host of other Civil Dignitaries.  On arrival…

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