Six Landing Ships Arrive in Sevastopol

A detachment of large landing ships (BDK) of the Russian Navy consisting of the BDK “Korolev”, “Minsk”, “Kaliningrad”, “Pyotr Morgunov”, “George the Victorious” and “Olenegorsky Miner” completed the inter-fleet passage around Europe. At the moment, the ships enter the main base of the Black Sea Fleet – the city of Sevastopol. In Sevastopol, the crews of the ships will conduct…

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Russian Amphibious Ships Arrive in Tartus

A group of amphibious assault ships of the Northern and Baltic Fleets arrived at the Russian Navy’s logistics facility in the Syrian port of Tartus, Russia’s Defense Ministry reported on Friday. The naval task force made up of the large amphibious assault ships Pyotr Morgunov, Georgy Pobedonosets, Olenegorsky Gornyak, Korolyov, Minsk and Kaliningrad completed its transit around Europe and arrived…

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Baltic Fleet Amphibious Ships Train in Minelaying

As part of the planned launch into the sea, the crews of the large landing ships (BDK) “Minsk”, “Korolev” and “Kaliningrad” performed mine-laying tasks in the sea ranges of the Baltic Fleet. The crews of the ships carried out the setting of defensive minefields in the specified areas, using training bottom and anchor mines. In addition to mining the water…

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Three Baltic Fleet Ships Complete Training

March 4, 2020 (Google Translation) – In accordance with the plan of combat training of the Baltic Fleet in the ranges located in the Baltic Sea, large landing ships (BDKs) “Kaliningrad”, “Minsk” and the “Boyky” corvette successfully carried out artillery fire on targets simulating enemy warships and air attack weapons . As part of the entry to the sea, the…

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