UMS Moattama Makes First Foreign Port Call in Vladivostok

November 2, 2019 (Google Translation) – Today, the first helicopter carrier ship dock (DVKD) “Moattama” of the Naval Forces of the Republic of Myanmar arrived in Vladivostok with the first ever business trip. The meeting ceremony for the warship was held at the 33rd pier of the Pacific Fleet on the Ship Embankment. The commander of the second fleet of…

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ASEAN, China joint maritime drill “important”: Philippine FM

August 7, 2018 (Xinhua) – The plan of China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to conduct a joint maritime exercise in the South China Sea “is very important” to the region, Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said on Tuesday. “The exercise is important,” Cayetano told Xinhua at a press conference. “It’s very important that there are…

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Pacific Fleet warships arrive on visit to Myanmar

Today, the Pacific Fleet detachment made up of the large ASW warship Admiral Panteleyev and large ship tanker Boris Butoma has arrived on unofficial visit to Yangon City, Myanmar. The Russian warships moored at the Thilawa Port where welcoming ceremony took place. Today, representatives of Myanmar Naval Command have visited the Russian warship. The Russian seamen also paid a visit…

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Chinese ocean-going naval task group ends visits to 20 countries

A Chinese naval task group on an ocean-going visit mission came back to a naval port in Zhoushan City , Zhejiang Province of East China, on Oct 15, after completing its mission of visiting 20 countries in Asia, Africa and Europe. The task group consisted of the guided-missile destroyer Changchun, the guided-missile frigate Jingzhou and the comprehensive supply ship Chaohu.…

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