RFS Admiral Vladimirsky Prepares for 2019-2020 Expedition

January 5, 2019 (Google Translation) – Under the control of the Main Command of the Russian Navy, the preparation of an oceanographic research vessel (OIC) “Admiral Vladimirsky” for a regular round-the-world oceanographic expedition planned for 2019-2020 is continuing. The expedition will be dedicated to the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ivan Fedorovich Kruzenshtern. In addition to the OIS “Admiral Vladimirsky”, the hydrographic vessel Marshal Gelovani of the Pacific Fleet will take part in it. At present, Admiral Vladimirsky is undergoing pre-repair repair and equipping with new tools for oceanographic…

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RFS Admiral Vladimirsky Port Call at Mumbai

The research vessel Admiral Vladimirsky, the Baltic Fleet, has called at the port of Mumbai, India, during its survey cruise. The ships will replenish fuel, water and food supplies at the calling port of Mumbai, and crew will visit the port and take a rest after long sailing. At the first stage of the cruise, the vessel has surveyed more than 11,000 lane kilometre deep and covered more than 15,000 nautical miles.

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Oceanographic vessel Admiral Vladimirsky starts research in Indian Ocean

The Russian Navy’s oceanographic research vessel Admiral Vladimirsky has reached the Indian Ocean and started research operation within the 2nd international expedition in the Indian Ocean under the auspices of the UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission. The ship is tasked to perform a large amount of research work in order to update navigational charts on her transit route in the Baltic, Northern, Mediterranean and Red seas, as well as in the Indian Ocean and the north-east Atlantic Ocean. The main goal of the expedition is a complex oceanographic research in the…

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Baltic Fleet Oceanographic research ship Admiral Vladimirsky enters Mediterranean

The oceanographic research ship Admiral Vladimirsky, the Baltic Fleet, being on long-distance mission, has completed its passage through the Strait of Gibraltar and entered the Mediterranean Sea. In course of the mission, the crew will perform a great deal of hydrographic and scientific work. The route of the vessel Admiral Vladimirsky lies through two oceans, five seas and equator. There are some stopovers planned in Cyprus, India, Mauritius, and Italy for rest and replenishing of supplies. On December 15, the vessel Admiral Vladimirsky sailed from home station in Kronstadt for…

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Baltic Fleet research ship Admiral Vladimirsky lays it course to Indian Ocean

Baltic Fleet research ship Admiral Vladimirsky has left Kronstadt for the Indian Ocean. The route is laid through the Baltic and Northern Seas, English Channel, Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, and Indian Ocean. The ship crew is to make complex oceanographic researches and check ship’s radio navigation systems.

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