CO of Landing Ship Caesar Kunikov Dies From Wounds

The commander of the large landing ship of the Black Sea Fleet “Caesar Kunikov” Alexander Chirva died during a special operation in Ukraine, Governor of Sevastopol Mikhail Razvozhaev said on his Telegram channel on Monday. “Today we said goodbye to Alexander Grigoryevich Chirva from Sevastopol. Commander of the large landing ship “Caesar Kunikov” of the 197th brigade of landing ships…

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Black Sea Fleet Rehearses Amphibious Operations

The crews of the large landing ships (BDK) of the Black Sea Fleet (BSF) “Caesar Kunikov” and “Novocherkassk” loaded military equipment and personnel of the marines into twin decks. The event took place in Sevastopol in the Cossack Bay in accordance with the plan for the combat training of the naval forces. During loading, the Marines met the specified standards.…

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Black Sea Fleet Conducts Large Scale Exercise

Crews of more than 40 ships and boats of the Black Sea Fleet (BSF) took part in a large-scale bilateral exercise with troops (forces) of the Southern Military District at the Opuk training ground in Crimea. As part of the exercise, the coastal forces of the Black Sea Fleet worked out practical actions in counter-sabotage defense of a section of…

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