USCGC Resolute Returns From 56-day Deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home to St. Petersburg, Florida, Saturday, following a successful 56-day Joint Interagency Task Force-South (JIATF-S) and Coast Guard District Seven (D7) Patrol in the Caribbean Sea. During the patrol, Resolute interdicted multiple suspected smugglers on a go-fast vessel obtaining 279.5 kilograms of cocaine, and rescued 260 Haitian migrants. Resolute, with the assistance from a Customs…

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Nuclear Icebreaker Arktika Drydocked at Baltic Shipyard

The lead universal nuclear icebreaker “Arktika” of project 22220, after undergoing dock repairs, completed the interfactory transition from Kronstadt to the Baltic Shipyard (part of the USC). To carry out the planned work on the replacement of the propulsion electric motor (GED), the ship docked at the Kronstadt Marine Plant (KMOLZ, part of the USC), where it stayed for exactly…

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Severnaya Verf Shipyard Delivered Vsevolod Bobrov to the Russian Navy

The Severnaya Verf shipyard (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation) handed over to the Navy the Project 23120 logistics support vessel Vsevolod Bobrov. The Chairman of the Commission for the State Acceptance of Ships, Captain I Rank Andrei Egorov, signed the acceptance certificate of the state tests of the vessel “Vsevolod Bobrov”. “After the operation of the head order, adjustments…

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Replica Ship Poltava Waiting for Permanent Home in St Petersburg

The sailing 54-gun battleship “Poltava” (a copy of the ship of the Petrine era), which took part in the Main Naval Parade, moored at the English Embankment of St. Petersburg. Currently, the ship is preparing to move to a permanent place of basing, where it will be towed with improved hydrometeorological conditions. During the parade on July 25, the sailboat…

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From Steamboat to Nuclear Powered Ship Opened in Kronstadt

July 25, 2021 (Google Translation) – Within the framework of the ceremonial acceptance of the second stage of the Museum and Historical Park “Island of Forts”, the opening of the historical site “From a steamboat to a nuclear-powered ship” took place. The second stage of the historical park contains new sites; a historical zone has been created here, telling about…

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Pacific Fleet AS-30 Rescue Vehicle to be modernized in St. Petersburg

The deep-sea rescue vehicle AS-30 from the rescue squad of the Troops and Forces in the North-East of Russia (OKVS) will undergo factory overhaul and modernization in St. Petersburg. At present, the AS-30 device has been delivered to one of the ship repair enterprises of the northern capital, where, in accordance with the contract, specialists have begun to diagnose the…

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Admiralty Shipyards Submarines in the International Maritime Defense Show

June 21, 2021 (Google Translation) – The submarines Saint Petersburg and Krasnodar, built at the Admiralty Shipyards (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation), will take part in the Tenth International Maritime Defense Show – 2021. Natural samples will take pride of place at the berths of the seaport “Passenger Port of St. Petersburg” within the framework of the event: submarines…

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Evgeniy Kocheshkov Arrives in St Petersburg for MBMC-2021

June 18, 2021 (Google Translation) – The small amphibious assault ship on an air cushion (MDKVP) “Evgeny Kocheshkov” of the Baltic Fleet arrived in St. Petersburg to participate in the X International Maritime Defense Show. Currently, the ship’s crew is carrying out the necessary preparation of the material part to participate in the show. In addition to the Yevgeny Kocheshkov…

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