JMSDF on Trends of Russian Navy Vessels

September 3, 2018 (Google Translation) – From Wednesday, August 29 (Wednesday) around 2 AM to August 30 (Thursday) around 8 AM, “Makiri” belonging to the SDF No. 15 escort group (Otomine) and belonging to the second air group “P-3C” (Hachinohe) confirmed the following 14 Russian Navy ships. [smartslider3 slider=85] (1) From around 2 o’clock on August 29 (Wednesday) to around 3:30 in the morning, about northwest of Rebun Island One Steregsichy class frigate eastward traveling 110 km waters, Gresha Two Class V mini frigates, six Tarantul Class III missile escort…

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Baltic Fleet ship performed artillery firing at sea

August 18, 2018 (Google Translation) – The missile boat Chuvashiya (Baltic Fleet) successfully carried out sea artillery firing on shooting marks that were imitating surface targets and means of air defense of the imaginary enemy. The boat practiced combat elements on repelling attacks of small-sized targets as well as elements of air defence in a complex operational-and- tactical situation. 76-mm and 30-mm artillery mounts were used for range practice. In addition, the crew conducted the drill on repelling air strikes of the low-altitude imaginary enemy with implementation of antiaircraft artillery…

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