10 ships and units of the Northern Fleet were given the honorary names “shock”

November 22, 2018 (Google Translation) – According to the results of combat training in 2018, 10 ships and units of the Northern Fleet were assigned the honorary names “shock”. Among them are the crews of the nuclear underwater missile cruiser Severodvinsk, the missile submarine Karelia, the diesel-electric submarine Kaluga, the large anti-submarine ship Severomorsk, the large landing ship Kondopoga, the sea minesweeper Vladimir Gumanenko . Of the ground and coastal units, the name “shock” in the 2018 academic year was won by the motorized rifle battalion of a separate Arctic…

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RFS Elbrus Completes First Arctic Deployment

October 1, 2018 (Google Translation) – The naval demining squadron of the Northern Fleet as part of the minesweeper Vladimir Gumanenko and the multifunctional logistic support vessel (MSTO) Elbrus arrived at the permanently-based locations –– Polar and Murmansk –– after successfully completing the missions in the Ob Bay and the Yenisei Bay of the Kara Sea. For the crew of MSTO “Elbrus” it was the first long trip to the Arctic. The ship entered service in the Northern Fleet in April of this year. More than a month the North…

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Northern Fleet Vladimir Humanenko Returned From

The crew of Project 12660 Vladimir Gumanenko of the Kola Flotilla of the various forces (including either KIL-143 or KIL-164) of the Northern Fleet carried out combat exercises in the ranges of the Barents Sea. The combat calculations of the artillery unit fulfilled the fire on the conventional aircraft, and also carried out a set of artillery fire at the target position simulating the combat ship of the conventional enemy. A combat exercise was also carried out to destroy the floating mines. In addition to improving the skills of using…

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