Admiralty Shipyards Begin Basin Trials of Project 636.3 Magadan

April 20, 2020 (Google Translation) – The Admiralty Shipyards (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation) have begun mooring trials of a large diesel-electric submarine of Project 636.3 Magadan. The tests will last about two months and will end in early June. During this time, specialists from factory departments and contractors will check the ship’s navigation system, communications complex, general ship…

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Leningrad Naval Base Turns 102

March 15, 2021 (Google Translation) – he Leningrad Naval Base of the Baltic Fleet celebrates the 102nd anniversary of the formation of the association. It currently consists of ship units, training units and military units located in the St. Petersburg and Leningrad region. The most important tasks facing the sailors of the Leningrad Navy in modern conditions are the training…

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Three Crews Training at Joint Training Center of the Navy in St. Petersburg

February 4, 2020 (Google Translation) – The crews of three new warships, which arrived in St. Petersburg to undergo a two-month training cycle at the Joint Training Center of the Russian Navy, have embarked on the stage of practicing practical actions for the operation of ship equipment and weapons at training simulators. In particular, naval combat crews from the crews…

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USCGC Resolute completes 42-day winter Caribbean patrol

January 21, 2021 – USCGC Resolute (WMEC 620) returned to St. Petersburg, Florida, on Jan. 14, following a 42-day patrol in support of Operation Southeast Watch and others. Resolute traveled over 5,000 miles, rescued and repatriated 110 Haitian migrants, and stopped 500 kilograms of contraband. The crew departed Florida, Dec. 4, 2020, to Windward Pass, patrolling off Haiti’s northern coast…

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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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