RFS Gremyashchiy Conducts Ka-27PL Trials

August 5, 2019 (Google Translation) – Today, in the Gulf of Peter the Great, the crews of Ka-27PL helicopters deployed on the basis of the Pacific Fleet naval aviation in the Primorsky Territory have worked out the organization of take-offs and landings on the deck of corvette Gremyashchiy. Two Ka-27 anti-submarine helicopters were involved in practical training. In the course of practical actions, the pilots, in collaboration with the BOD crew, performed 10 take-offs and landings on the deck of a warship, both in motion and in drift. Also, the…

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ASW Training in Peter the Great Bay

June 17, 2019 (Google Translation) – Today, in the waters of the Peter the Great Bay, five anti-submarine ships of the Pacific Fleet have worked out the tasks of finding, tracking and destroying a submarine of a conditional enemy. The large anti-submarine ship “Admiral Panteleev” and two ship search and strike groups (KPUG) as part of small anti-submarine ships (MPK) “Ust-Ilimsk”, “Sovetskaya Gavan” and MPK “221”, “Metel” worked out the tasks of searching, tracking and the destruction of the submarine (SP) conditional enemy in terms of fire resistance. The actions…

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JS Suzunami Arrives in Vladivostok

June 10, 2019 (Google Translation) – Today, in accordance with the agreements reached, a squadron destroyer of the Naval Self-Defense Forces (MSSO) of Japan “Suzunami” arrived in Vladivostok with an unofficial call. In the main base of the Pacific Fleet, the ship was met by the Deputy Commander of the Primorsk Flotilla of diverse forces of the Pacific Fleet, Captain 1st Rank Vadim Filippov. He greeted the senior captain of rank 1 Hitoshi Shimizu, commander of the 7th escort division of Japan, and commander of the compound control officers on…

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RFS Soveršennyj & BT-256 Developing Combat Training

On July 11th, the crew of the newest corvette of the Pacific Fleet “Perfect” began to develop the sea elements of the course task K-2 (the actions of a single ship in the sea for the intended purpose). In the morning the base minesweeper БТ-256 of the connection of the ships of protection of the water area of ​​the Pacific Fleet ensured the wiring of the corvette after the trawl at the exit from the main base. In the Bay of Peter the Great, the crew of the corvette, in…

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