June 18, 2021 (Google Translation) – The small amphibious assault ship on an air cushion (MDKVP) “Evgeny Kocheshkov” of the Baltic Fleet arrived in St. Petersburg to participate in the X International Maritime Defense Show.
Currently, the ship’s crew is carrying out the necessary preparation of the material part to participate in the show.
In addition to the Yevgeny Kocheshkov MDKVP, about 10 ships, vessels and boats of various classes will take part in the MBMC-2021, which will be held in St. Petersburg from 23 to 27 June.
The exhibition will include the Soobrazitelny corvette, the base minesweeper Alexander Obukhov, the Zeleny Dol and Odintsovo small missile ships, the Michman Lermontov landing boat, the St. Petersburg diesel-electric submarine, as well as anti-sabotage ships, patrol and diving boats, diving boats and sea tugs. In the near future, the ships of the Baltic Naval Base will make the transition to Kronstadt to participate in the MBMC-2021.
After the completion of the work of the naval show, the command of the Baltic Fleet planned an inter-base transition of the ships participating in the forum to their permanent bases.