Baltic Fleet Ships Deploy to the North Atlantic

October 22, 2018 (Google Translation) – A detachment of ships of the Baltic Fleet as part of the corvettes “Savvy”, “Resistant”, the medium sea tanker “Cola” and the sea tug “Konetsky” went on a long voyage to carry out the planned in the North Atlantic. Onboard the detachment’s ships are anti-submarine helicopters Ka-27PS, the crews of the detachment include specially trained units of the marines. During the campaign, the crews of the ships will perform many different combat training tasks, including joint exercises in communications, air defense and anti-submarine defense,…

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Northern Fleet Submarines Conducted Undeerwater Duel in the Barents Sea

October 3, 2018 (Google Translation) – The crews of nuclear submarines of two different formations of the submarine forces of the Northern Fleet carried out a complex of anti-submarine exercises with torpedo firing. The trainings were carried out for several days and were of a bilateral nature. Submariners operated in the fleet testing grounds in the Barents Sea in accordance with the combat training plan. At the first stage of the exercise, the crews of nuclear submarines worked out the tactics of searching and tracking an underwater enemy using sonar…

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Caspian Flotilla Conducts MCM & ASW Training

October 3, 2018 (Google Translation) – Combining the ships guarding the water area of ​​the Caspian Flotilla together with aviation carried out anti-submarine and anti-mine search operations. During the exercise, the ship group consisting of small anti-submarine ships and minesweepers with the support of the Su-24M bomber link, the Be-12 aircraft and Ka-27 helicopters carried out a control search of enemy submarines and anti-ship mines on the fairway of the main ship fleet fleet. combat mission. In addition, the crews of anti-submarine ships carried out combat shooting at air and…

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First Project 23040G, Georgy Zima, Begins Sea Trials

October 2, 2018 (Google Translation) – he main large hydrographic boat (BGK) of project 23040G “Georgy Zima”, built at the shipbuilding enterprise “Plant Nizhegorodsky Teplokhod” for the hydrographic service of the Navy of Russia, began testing in the Gulf of Finland. It is planned that after completion of all stages of testing, BGK “Georgy Zima” will be accepted into the Navy by the end of 2018. In the near future, the first serial (second in line) BGK of project 23040G Aleksandr Evlanov will arrive in Lomonosov, whose crew will also…

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Because of the bad weather, additional security measures were taken in the Baltic Fleet

September 26, 2018 (Google Translation) – Due to the unfavorable climate forecast in the basing and dislocation areas of the forces of the Baltic Fleet in the territory of the Kaliningrad region, measures were taken to prepare ships for increased wind and excitement. On warships and ships, additional mooring ends are added, the duty watch service is strengthened, the ships are sealed and the equipment of the upper decks is fixed in a storm fashion, charts of atmospheric pressure and wind speed are maintained. Also tested and ready for use…

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Pacific Fleet SU-34s Conduct X-35U Anti-Ship Missiles

September 25, 2018 (Google Translation) – As part of the planned combat missions at the Pacific Fleet’s naval test range, Su-34 multifunctional fighter-bombers carried out practical launches of the latest airborne guided anti-ship missiles X-35U. The launches were carried out in a complicated target situation, imitating a group of ships. The shooting was carried out singly and volley on various trajectories of the missile’s flight. In total, eight launches were carried out. All the missiles successfully hit targets. The X-35U anti-ship missile is designed to defeat surface targets of various…

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Baltic Fleet Exercises With Coastal Defenses of Kaliningrad

September 23, 2018 (Google Translation) – The Baltic Fleet is completing a planned camp gathering of the units of the missile forces and artillery of the army corps. More than 700 servicemen and more than 200 pieces of military equipment of artillery and missile units of the corps, as well as marines of the fleet, were involved in combat training at several ranges in the Kaliningrad region. During the planned field exit, artillerymen and missile men carried out more than 200 different fire missions using Grad rocket launcher systems, Hyacinth…

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Russian Northern Fleet Trains in Anti-Sabotage Defense

September 20, 2018 – The crews of the ships of the Arctic grouping of the Northern Fleet, led by the commander of the Kola Flotilla, Vice Admiral Oleg Golubev, from the side of the flagship ship – BKK “Vice Admiral Kulakov”, conducted a doctrine on anti-sabotage defense when parking in an unprotected raid. The doctrine took place during a stopover in the Vankar settlement in the Chukchi Sea, where the ships replenished the water and fuel supplies from the tanker “Sergei Osipov”. The main purpose of the exercise was to…

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Baltic Fleet Ka-27 Helicopters Conduct Deck Landing Training With RFS Sobystvitelny

September 20, 2018 (Google Translation) – In the Baltic Sea, the crews of the Ka-27 helicopters of the Baltic Fleet’s naval aviation worked on the deck of the corvette “Sobystvitelny”. During the exercise with the corvette of the Baltic Fleet pilots shipborne helicopters made more than 20 landings on the ship in drift and on the move, some of which – in the dark. Night flights occupy a special place in the helicopter crew training program. Each pilot must have the skills to control the helicopter in conditions of reduced…

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Baltic Fleet Ships Return to Base

September 8, 2018 (Google Translation) – For several days in the naval ranges of the Baltic Fleet, the fleet’s ships, combined into several tactical groups, fulfilled the objectives of the mission – antisubmarine and anti-aircraft defense, mine protection. The crews of the ships of the naval units fulfilled the elements of the coursework tasks, fired artillery fire at air and sea targets of various complexity, carried out deep-seated bombings, and worked out mine-torpedo exercises. In all, 15 warships, boats and vessels supporting the Baltic Fleet, as well as aircraft and…

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Russian Black Sea Fleet Marks 100th Anniversary of Naval Aviation

September 8, 2018 (Google Translation) – In the village of Mirny on the Crimean peninsula, a solemn opening of the park of naval aviators of the Black Sea Fleet (PF) took place, in which a Ka-27 helicopter monument was erected. The event was attended by servicemen of a separate mixed aviation regiment of the Black Sea Fleet, representatives of the administration of the Republic of Crimea and veterans of naval aviation. The Song and Dance Ensemble of the Black Sea Fleet addressed the guests with a festive concert.

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Russian Navy Commander Inspects Ships in Mediterranean

September 6, 2018 (TASS) – Commander-in-chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Vladimir Korolyov, arrived in Syria to inspect joint exercises by the Russian Navy, naval aviation and the Aerospace Forces in the Mediterranean Sea. “The drills proceed as scheduled,” he said, adding that the exercise is geared to drill new methods of collaboration of forces at sea. The Russian Navy and Aerospace Force launched military drills in the Mediterranean on September 1 for the first time. The exercise will last until September 8. The drills will involve 26 warships, including…

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Baltic Fleet Strike Group Goes to Sea

September 5, 2018 (Google Translation) – The Baltic Fleet begins the phase of a planned tactical exercise of the diverse forces of the Baltic naval base to land the sea assault. To the naval part of the exercise, which will be held in the training grounds of the fleet in the Baltic Sea, 15 surface vessels, boats and support vessels are engaged. In the course of conducting tactical exercises, it is planned to work out the actions of a grouping of diverse fleet forces in accordance with combat mission. Artillery…

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Russian Baltic Fleet Conducts Anti-Aircraft Defense Exercise

September 5, 2018 (Google Translation) – Within the framework of the planned tactical training of the diverse forces of the Baltic naval base, the large landing ships of the Baltic Fleet successfully worked out tasks to repel the attacks of the air attacks of the conventional enemy. In one of the sea ranges in the Baltic Sea, the shipborne landing group of the large landing craft (KGB) Korolev, Alexander Shabalin and Minsk successfully carried out a complex of measures to repel the air raid of the “enemy”. During the exercise…

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Russian Pacific Ships Transit Japanese EEZ

September 3, 2018 (Google Translation)- 30. 9. 3 Integrated staff coordinator (Notice) Trends of Russian Navy vessels [smartslider3 slider=87] From September 1 (Saturday) at 9:30 pm to September 2 (Sunday) around 4 pm, Yuudachi (Otominchi) belonging to the 7th escort group of the guard, “Wakataka” belonging to the 1st missile boat group City) and the 2nd air group “P – 3C” (Hachinohe), about 210 km northeast of Soya Cape One Russian Navy Bulzam class information ship westward moving in the waters, Igori Belowsov class latent One Ship Rescue Ship, Sonia-class…

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