RFS Steregushchy and Kola Return to Baltiysk

March 26, 2020 (Google Translation) – The Steregushchy corvette and the Kola tanker returned to the main fleet base after completing missions in the North Sea. The vice-commander of the Baltic Fleet, Vice Admiral Sergey Eliseev, representatives of the fleet’s surface ships, relatives and friends of the Baltic sailors took part in the ceremony of meeting the ships in Baltiysk.…

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Royal Navy Shadows Seven Russian Ships in English Channel & North Sea

March 26, 2020 – As the Royal Navy prepares to help the NHS and other government departments deal with the response to the coronavirus outbreak, nine British ships have been shadowing seven Russian vessels in waters around the UK. The Navy has completed a concentrated operation to shadow the Russian warships after unusually high levels of activity in the English…

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SNMG1 Trains With Charles de Gaulle CSG

March 23, 2020 – French carrier strike group and its flagship, the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle, trained with the Standing NATO Maritime Group One (SNMG1) for four days last week. Their combined exercises ran between 19-22 March bringing together warships from Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Norway, Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom on the east coast of Denmark. Naval…

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Charles de Gaulle CSG Trains in North Sea

NOTE: Since this was written, BNS Leopold I has left the group over COVID-19 March 20, 2020 (Google Translation) – Almost two months after the departure of the Foch mission from Toulon, the carrier strike group formed into Task Force 473 made a stopover in Brest, the city which saw the birth of the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle. After…

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