VNS Quang Trung Departs Vladivostok

July 29, 2019 (Google Translation) – Vietnamese frigate Quang Trung completed the first friendly in the history of bilateral Russian-Vietnamese relations visit to Vladivostok . During the visit, a Vietnamese warship took part in a naval parade dedicated to the Navy Day in Vladivostok. The sailors commemorate the memory of the Pacific perished in the Great Patriotic War, laid a wreath at the Eternal Flame of Military glory of the Pacific Fleet and were received by the commander of the Pacific Fleet, Admiral Sergei Avakyants. For foreign guests were organized…

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Russian Navy Naval Parade in Tartus

July 28, 2019 (TASS) – A Russian submarine and missile ships took part in a naval parade marking Russia’s Navy Day in the Syrian port of Tartus on Sunday, the Defense Ministry’s press service said in a report. “The diesel-electric submarine Stary Oskol, the Admiral Grigorovich frigate, the Pytlivyi patrol ship, the Velikiy Ustyug and Uglich small missile ships” took part in the parade along with other vessels, the press service said. The air parade involved Su-24M bombers, Su-34 and Su-35 jets, Mi-8AMTSh and Mi-35M helicopters that flew over the…

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Vietnamese Frigate Arrives in Vladivostok

July 25, 2019 (VNA) – Vietnam’s frigate 016-Quang Trung with 150 Vietnamese officers, soldiers and sailors aboard anchored at Vladivostok port on July 25, beginning its courtesy visit to Russia. A welcome ceremony for the ship’s crew was hosted by Captain 1st rank Aleksandr Shvarts, commander of missile ships no. 36 of the Russian Navy’s Pacific Fleet the same day. Shvarts expressed his delight at the visit by the Vietnamese delegation on the occasion of the 323rd anniversary of the Russian Navy. Colonel Nguyen Van Ngan, Deputy Chief of Staff…

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Over 20 tugs and auxiliaries to support Main Naval Parade in Kronstadt and St Petersburg

June 20, 2019 (Google Translation) – Over 20 tugboats and tankers of various classes from the supply vessels of the Northern and Baltic fleets will be engaged to solve the problems of towing and mooring operations during the preparation and conduct of the Main Naval Parade in St. Petersburg and Kronstadt, as well as to replenish fuel and fresh water ships fleets participating in the event. We are talking about sea and raid tugs, as well as tankers. The crews of support vessels have sufficient practical experience in dealing with…

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Frigate Admiral Makarov & Corvette Sobystvitelny Arrive Kronstadt to Train for Main Naval Parade

The frigate “Admiral Makarov” and the Corvette “Sobrazitelny”, having made the transition from Baltiysk, arrived in Kronstadt to participate in the Main Naval Parade, which will be held on July 29. Two large amphibious assault ships of the Baltic Fleet “Ivan Gren” and “Korolev” will arrive in the Kronstadt raid in the afternoon. It is planned that the conditions for the basing of the ships participating in the parade at the Kronstadt berths and on the roads will be checked today by the commander-in-chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Vladimir…

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Over 40 warships to take part in Russia’s naval parade in 2018

Google Translation from TASS Over 40 warships, including 18 most advanced surface combatants, and also 25 aircraft and helicopters will be involved in the Main Naval Parade in St. Petersburg this year, Russian Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday. “This year, we plan to involve 41 warships, including 18 most advanced combat ships. One of them is the small missile ship Uragan whose construction was completed in 2018. Also, 25 aircraft and over 4,000 servicemen will be involved in the event,” the defense minister told the ministry’s…

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