RFS Admiral Vladimirsky Predeployment Trials

November 12, 2019 (Google Translation) – The crew of the oceanographic research vessel Admiral Vladimirsky has begun to test the operation of onboard life support systems and radio equipment as part of sea trials in the Baltic Sea, which are carried out after the ship is repaired at the Kronstadt Marine Plant. The day before, the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, heard a report by specialized specialists on the beginning of sea trials of the Admiral Vladimirsky oceanographic research vessel, after the repair was carried out at…

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RFS Admiral Vladimirsky Prepares for 2019-2020 Expedition

January 5, 2019 (Google Translation) – Under the control of the Main Command of the Russian Navy, the preparation of an oceanographic research vessel (OIC) “Admiral Vladimirsky” for a regular round-the-world oceanographic expedition planned for 2019-2020 is continuing. The expedition will be dedicated to the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ivan Fedorovich Kruzenshtern. In addition to the OIS “Admiral Vladimirsky”, the hydrographic vessel Marshal Gelovani of the Pacific Fleet will take part in it. At present, Admiral Vladimirsky is undergoing pre-repair repair and equipping with new tools for oceanographic…

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