RFS Stariy Oskol Returns to Novorossiysk

March 24, 2019 (Google Translation) – The crew of the Stariy Oskol submarine (Submarine) of the Black Sea Fleet returned to its basing point after successfully completing a set of training activities in the Black Sea marine training grounds. As part of the launch to the sea, submariners worked out various joint exercises with Naval aviation and anti-submarine ships of the Black Sea Fleet, and also conducted a training session on laying the boat on the ground. Earlier, the crew of the submarine “Stariy Oskol” went into the indicated areas…

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Turkish Navy Exercises With Russian Black Sea Fleet

March 8, 2019 (Google Translation) – The ships of the Black Sea Fleet escorted the ships of the Naval Forces of Turkey to the open sea and conducted joint exercises with them. From March 06 to March 8, Turkish sailors were in the port of Novorossiysk with a business call. During the exercise, the crews of the two ships of the Novorossiysk military base of the Black Sea Fleet, the patrol ship Vasily Bykov and the sea minesweeper Valentin Pikul, conducted a joint Turkish-Russian exercise PASSEX with the crews of…

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Ships of the Black Sea Fleet Complete Weapon Trials

February 15, 2019 (Google Translation) – Crews of the ships of the Crimean and Novorossiysk naval bases (naval base) of the Black Sea Fleet (BSF) conducted missile and artillery firing at sea combat training grounds as part of the delivery of the K-2 course mission. During the training activities, the small anti-submarine ship Suzdalets and the naval mine sweeper Valentin Pikul carried out artillery firing at surface and air targets, as well as at the mock of a floating mine. In addition to conducting anti-aircraft artillery firing, the Samum missile…

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Black Sea Fleet Weapons Training

February 6, 2019 (Google Translation) – In accordance with the plan of combat training of the Black Sea Fleet (BSF), the crews of the ships of the Crimean and Novorossiysk naval bases (naval base) began to surrender course tasks at sea with the implementation of rocket and artillery firing. At this stage, the crews of the ships confirm their readiness to sail at sea and conduct naval combat with a single ship. As part of the combat training, the small anti-submarine ship (MPC) “Kasimov” of the Novorossiysk naval base in…

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RFS Valentin Pikul Returns to Novorossiysk

December 27, 2018 (Google Translation) – The Black Sea Fleet, the minesweeper of the Black Sea Fleet, Valentin Pikul, completed the planned execution of tasks as part of the Navy’s permanent grouping in the Mediterranean. The crew of the ship completes the passage of the Dardanelles and Bosphorus straits, after which the city of Novorossiysk will head to the point of permanent deployment. The crew of the “Valentin Pikul” has been performing tasks as part of the permanent navy grouping in the Mediterranean since August 2018.

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RFS Rostov-on-Don Completes Training in Black Sea

December 7, 2018 (Google Translation) – The crew of the submarine “Rostov-on-Don” of the Black Sea Fleet returned to the basing point after successfully completing a set of training activities in the Black Sea marine training grounds. Naval sailors have completed performing tasks in the underwater and surface position, immersion and laying of the submarine on the ground, as well as actions during an emergency ascent. Earlier, the crews of the Rostov-on-Don and Stary Oskol submarines went to the indicated areas to carry out training tasks of detecting, tracking and…

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Project 22160 Dmitry Rogachev Arrives in Sevastopol for Trials

December 4, 2018 – The newest patrol vessel Dmitry Rogachev has made its first-ever visit to Sevastopol for another stage of state trials. In five days the ship will fulfill a complex of state trials. After the special mission, the Dmitry Rogachev will sail to Novorossiysk to perform further stages of trials. Earlier the crew had successfully trained first artillery fire drills in zone of the Black Sea Fleet. It also trained navigation at the maximum angles of rotation and ascent by simulators of marine, coastal and air targets.

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24th Anniversary of the Novorossiysk Military Baval base

September 8, 2018 (Google Translation) – In the Hero City of Novorossiysk, solemn events were held on the occasion of the 24th anniversary of the formation of the Novorossiysk military naval base (NWMB). On ships the solemn lifting of Andreevsky flags and flags of coloring took place, and solemn constructions were held in the units and formations, where the most distinguished servicemen were awarded diplomas, valuable gifts and departmental awards. Novorossiysk naval base was established as part of the Black Sea Fleet on September 8, 1994 in accordance with the…

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