Date: 11 months ago   Category: Russia

Russia will stage drills in the Mediterranean Sea with participation of 25 ships


The ships of the Northern, Baltic, Black Sea fleet of the Russian Federation and the Caspian flotilla and also aircraft will take part in maneuvers. Russia will stage large-scale military exercises in the Mediterranean Sea with participation of 25 ships and about 30 planes. Interfax with reference to the Russian Defense Ministry on Thursday reports about it, August 30. "According to the plan of preparation of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation under the leadership of the commander-in-chief of the Navy of Russia admiral Vladimir Korolyov during the period from September 1 to September 8, 2018 in the Mediterranean Sea large-scale drill of group of forces of Navy and Aerospace forces of Russia will be staged", – it is said in the statement. According to department, the ships of the Northern, Baltic, Black Sea fleet and the Caspian flotilla and also planes of distant, military transport and sea aircraft will participate in an action. "As a part of group it is planned to develop more than 25 ships and support vessels led by the guided missile cruiser Marshall Ustinov. In the international airspace educational tasks will fulfill about 30 planes, including strategic Tu-160 rocket carriers, the anti-submarine Tu-142MK and Il-38 planes, the SU-33 fighters and the SU-30SM planes of sea aircraft", – have told in the Ministry of Defence. The Defense Ministry has noted that during the exercise in the water area of the Mediterranean Sea the group will fulfill a complex of tasks of air and protivopodvodno-diversionary defense and also to antimine providing. "For the benefit of safety of navigation and flights of aircrafts according to the international legislation beforehand areas of carrying out the doctrine will be announced dangerous to navigation and flights", – have added to the Russian Defense Ministry. Earlier it was reported that in September in Russia there will pass the exercises East-2018 – the largest since 1981. 300 thousand soldiers and 36 thousand units of military equipment will take part in these maneuvers. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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