HMS Forth Shadows Russian Ships off Scotland

November 20, 2020 – The Royal Navy has kept close watch as four Russian ships sheltered from rough weather in the seas off the east coast of Scotland. Patrol ship HMS Tyne monitored two warships and an intelligence gathering vessel as they carried out replenishment operations with their supporting tanker. The Russian Navy ships sailed into the Moray Firth to…

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RFS Vitse-Admiral Kulakov Conducts Replenishment at Sea in Mediterranean

September 9, 2020 (Google Translation) – With the crews of the large anti-submarine ship (BOD) of the Northern Fleet “Vitse-Admiral Kulakov”, performing the tasks of a long-range cruise in the Mediterranean Sea, and the newest medium sea tanker “Akademik Pashin”, an exercise was conducted on the transfer of liquid cargoes on the move at sea. The exercise lasted for several…

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Royal Navy Shadows Project 1155 Vitse-Admiral Kulakov in English Channel

June 21, 2020 – Royal Navy warship HMS Westminster shadowed a Russian destroyer through the English Channel. Portsmouth-based HMS Westminster, along with patrol ship HMS Tyne, monitored the passage of the Russian warship Vitse-Admiral Kulakov as it passed south through the English Channel. Commander Will Paston, the Commanding Officer of HMS Westminster, said: “The Royal Navy routinely monitors the passage…

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