Project 636.3 Volkhov Commissioned

October 24, 2020 (Google Translation) – By the order of the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, today the newest diesel-electric submarine Volkhov was accepted into the Navy, which is the second in a series of the Admiralty Shipyards under construction for the Submarine Forces of the Russian Pacific Fleet The solemn ceremony of raising the Andreevsky flag…

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Vasily Bykov Returning Home from St Petersburg Naval Parade

August 1, 2020 (Google Translation) – The crew of the patrol ship (PC) “Vasily Bykov” of the Black Sea Fleet (BSF) left the area of ​​responsibility of the Baltic Fleet and headed in the direction of the Black Sea. The ship returns to the Black Sea Fleet at the base of the Novorossiysk naval base after participating in the Main…

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Vyborg Lays Keel for First FSB Project 23550

July 27, 2020 (Google Translation) – At the Vyborg Shipyard (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation), a solemn ceremony of laying down an ice-class border patrol ship was held. The ceremony was attended by: First Deputy Director – Head of the Border Service of the FSB of Russia – Vladimir Kulishov, Governor of the Leningrad Region – Alexander Drozdenko, First…

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Project 22350 Admiral Kasatonov Commissioned

July 21, 2020 (Google Translation) – By order of the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, the newest frigate of Project 22350 “Admiral Kasatonov” was accepted into the Navy. The ceremony of receiving the ship and raising the Andreevsky flag on it took place on the roadstead of the Neva, where the ship came to participate in the…

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Caspian Flotilla Ships Heading to Main Naval Parade in St Petersburg

June 14, 2020 (Google Translation) – Five ships and boats of the Caspian flotilla departed from the Astrakhan region to St. Petersburg to participate in the Main Naval Parade. The crews have to make a 25-day passage through the Volga-Don shipping channel from Astrakhan to Kronstadt and vice versa, the route will pass by the Rybinsk reservoir and Lake Ladoga.…

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120th Anniversary of Cruiser Aurora in St Petersburg

May 13, 2020 (Google Translation) – The Peter the Great Central Naval Museum in St. Petersburg has prepared a unique electronic exhibition dedicated to the 120th anniversary of the ship No. 1 of the Russian Navy – the cruiser Aurora. The exhibition tells about the glorious history and battle history of the cruiser. “This is certainly an important event. Navy…

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Two Project 03160 Raptors Launched at Pella Shipyard

April 15, 2020 (Google Translation) – Today at the new shipbuilding complex of Pella OJSC in St. Petersburg, a solemn ceremony of launching two patrol boats of project 03160 of the Raptor type took place. The event was attended by Rear Admiral Vladimir Tryapichnikov, Head of the Shipbuilding Department of the Russian Navy, Herbert Tsaturov, Director General of Pella OJSC…

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Project 22800 Ciklon Crew Training in St Petersburg

March 24, 2020 (Google Translation) – The crew of the Project 22800 Cyclone small missile ship formed in the Black Sea Fleet will undergo training at the Joint Training Center of the Russian Navy in St. Petersburg. The crew will take a training course on programs specially designed taking into account the design and armament of the RTOs of project…

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Russia Announces Construction of an Undisclosed Number of Project 22350 Frigates

March 12, 2020 (Google Translation) – An additional series of frigates will be laid at the North Shipyard in St. Petersburg in the near future. This was announced by Russian Deputy Minister of Defense Alexei Krivoruchko after the launch ceremony of the Retivy corvette, project 20380. “I want to assure you, first of all, the work team that the portfolio…

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