Admiral Gorshkov Group Home From Global Circumnavigation

August 19, 2019 (Google Translation) – Today, a detachment of ships and support vessels of the Northern Fleet, led by the frigate Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov, arrived in Severomorsk after completing the tasks in the far ocean zone. In addition to circumnavigation, the frigate, along with the Elbrus multi-purpose logistics support vessel and the Nikolay Chiker rescue tug, took part in the Main Naval Parade at the Kronstadt Raid and in the Ocean Shield-2019 inter-naval exercise. Severomorsky spent 175 days far from the permanent base.…

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Admiral Gorshkov Task Group Visiting Cape Verde

July 5, 2019 (Google Translation) – A detachment of ships and support vessels for the Northern Fleet as part of the lead frigate of the project 22350 “Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov”, the rescue tug Nikolay Chiker and the multifunction support vessel Elbrus complete the transatlantic transition. A few days from the Caribbean, ships and ships reached the Cape Verde Islands, located 600 kilometers west of the African coast. Tomorrow the frigate Admiral Gorshkov and support vessels will make a business call to the capital of…

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Admiral Gorshkov Task Group in Caribbean

June 20, 2019 (Google Translation) – The medium sea tanker Kama and the logistics ship Elbrus from the detachment of the Northern Fleet ships performing missions in the far ocean zone successfully completed the passage of the Panama Canal and met with the frigate Admiral of the Soviet Union Gorshkov. The rescue tug “Nikolay Chiker” completes the passage of the channel and in a few hours will join the squad. In the Caribbean, the detachment of the Northern Fleet is divided. Some ships will go east to the islands of…

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Northern Fleet conducted an emergency submarine relief exercise

November 9, 2018 (Google Translation) – Today, the Northern Fleet has completed a comprehensive doctrine of the search and rescue forces (PSO) to assist conditionally emergency submarine in distress. The exercise of the PSO forces started in the Northern Fleet the day before, on November 8. With the arrival of a conditional distress signal, a search and rescue center (SRP) of the regional command center was deployed at the headquarters of the Northern Fleet. PSP specialists have worked out the management of the duty of the search and rescue fleet…

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Northern Fleet SAR forces take part in Barents 2018 Russia-Norway exercise

Northern Fleet search-and-rescue forces are ready for the Barents 2018 Russia-Norway exercise. The exercise involves Nikolay Chiker rescue tug, Il-38 ASW aircraft, Ka-27PS, and Ilya Muromets multifunctional icebreaker. The Barents is the only annual Russia-Norway exercise held in the Arctic region. It is held in accordance with intergovernmental agreement signed by Russia and Norway in October 4, 1995.

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