U.S. Navy Conducts Interoperability with NATO in Black Sea

January 23, 2021 – The U.S. Navy and NATO Air Command conducted 2021’s first joint maritime and air training mission in the Black Sea Jan. 23. The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75); one U.S. Navy P-8 Maritime Patrol Reconnaissance Aircraft from VP-46 out of Sigonella, Italy,; and NATO Air Command aircraft E-3A Airborne Warning and Control…

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Yaroslav Mudriy Working Up in the Baltic Sea

December 4, 2020 (Google Translation) – The crew of the patrol ship Yaroslav the Mudry, during a routine exercise at combat training grounds in the Baltic Sea, carried out electronic launches with the Uran missile system and air defense systems against ships and air targets of the imaginary enemy. The ship’s exit to the Baltic Sea was carried out as…

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Russia Claims Project 636.3 Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Dove to 190 Meters

June 23, 2020 (Google Translation) – The crews of warships and rescue ships, the naval aviation of the Baltic Fleet ensured the fulfillment of the elements of the course task of L-3 in the sea of ​​the Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky diesel-electric submarine. As part of the development of the planned course task, the submarine crew in the combat training area of ​​the…

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Project 22350 Admiral Kasatonov Completes Arctic Trials

April 6, 2020 (Google Translation) – The first production frigate of Project 22350 Admiral of the Navy Kasatonov completed the test program in the Northern Fleet. Currently, the ship makes the transition to the Baltic Sea. The tests took place on November 20 in several stages. First, the frigate’s missile system was tested in the White Sea. The crew of…

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FS Bretagne Undertook Baltic Reconnaissance

April 3, 2020 (Google Translation) – The action of the carrier strike group (GAN), formed around the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle, was carried to the Baltic by the detachment of the multi-mission frigate (FREMM) Brittany, which led an autonomous patrol of 5 days . The opportunity to improve knowledge of this region, to assert the French presence there and…

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