At the start of the Caspian flotilla factory sea trials IRAs Grad Svijazhsk

At the start of the Caspian flotilla factory sea trials of small missile ship (IRAs) "Grad Svijazhsk" recently arrived in the port of Astrakhan, the press service of the Southern Military District.

Routine testing of the ship’s crew will hold the main fire — artillery gun SU-190. The manufacturer will conduct a so-called "shooting the foundation" when shooting is out of the barrel of his gun on the maximum steering angles and lift, and then assessed all the characteristics of a gun firing and stability. In addition to checking the main fire, carried fire from all other

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Sea Breeze 2013: maneuvers in the sea, air and land

Sailors Ukrainian-US exercises "Sea Breeze 2013" with the participation of representatives of the fleets of other countries have fulfilled a number of issues related to preparation for the tasks in the offshore and onshore components.

Developing practical episodes of the active phase exercise "Sea Breeze 2013" were devoted to training at sea the ships of the exercise participants frigate "Hetman Sagaydachny" large landing ship "Konstantin Olshansky" sea trawler "Chernigov", Romanian frigate "Marushesti" Georgian Navy boats "Sukhumi" missile boat of the Turkish Navy, "Meltem" and the boats of the State Border Service of Ukraine.

On

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IMDS-2013: Russia is reborn as a full-fledged naval power

At the VI International Maritime Defense Show, completed its work in St. Petersburg, though, and does not contract, but his exposition has demonstrated that the shipbuilding industry is recovering and gaining momentum.

According to the vice-president of USC Igor Ponomarev, confirming the fact that Russia returns the position in the world shipbuilding, was the arrival on the IMDS-2013 a record number of foreign shipbuilding officials and mid-level technicians. It is known, that the middle tier has determined the adoption of the highest political decisions. And we have something to show foreign practitioners. Also conspicuous presence of numerous

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On the cruiser Aurora once again began to serve military crew

Since July 1, officers and contract soldiers Baltic Fleet tasked to look after bronepalubnoy relic of the Navy, which did not save their predecessors from the disbanded December 1 2010 team. The first new crew saw the Dutch and Polish sailors who came to St. Petersburg for the Naval facilities. Special guests feeling experienced when Captain 3rd rank them playing "Romance of naval officers" on the personal gift of the Russian Emperor.

The commander of the frigate "Evertsen" Captain 2nd Rank Jos Oppener and Acting commander of the ship "Aurora" Lieutenant Commander Yuri Shishkarev

Protocol meeting the

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In St. Petersburg kicked off the Sixth International Maritime Defence Show (MBMC-2013)

MBMC-2013, held every two years, began today in St. Petersburg on Wednesday, July 3, and will run until July 7. Permament exhibition section will be located in the four pavilions of the exhibition complex "Fairgrounds" total area of over 17,000 square meters, the outdoor area and the Gulf of Finland, and at the quays of the Maritime Station. 

Currently there are 458 participants in the cabin, 89 of them — foreign companies from 30 countries. Confirmed the arrival of 71 official delegations from 50 countries.

In the harbor of Vasilevsky Island

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Russian aircraft carrier for the Navy: scale model and future plans

One of the most popular themes recently again came to the fore. In the past few days in the media appeared saying officials and other "infopovody" regarding the possible construction of new aircraft carriers for the Russian Navy. Unfortunately, the news did not appear the date of construction of such ships or putting them in order, but now have the opportunity to do some assessments and conclusions.

Russian aircraft carrier for the Navy: scale model and future plans

 In the last days of June and the month on future Russian aircraft carrier has expressed Deputy Defense Minister

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Indian aircraft carrier Vikramaditya went to sea for tests

PETERSBURG, July 3 — RIA Novosti.Aircraft carrier for the Indian Navy, "Vikramaditya" in the night of July 3 was submitted for testing, which will last until the autumn of this year, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday on the sidelines of the International Maritime Defense Show Deputy General Director of "Rosoboronexport" Igor Sevastyanov.

 

He stressed that all previously announced dates for delivery of the ship to the Indian side confirmed.

"All is well. Sounded confirmed plans are being implemented. Was frustrating., You all know why. Ship will be delivered in the autumn, nowhere to

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SNSZ laid the keel of the fourth pusher for LLC P.TransKo

At the Mid-Nevsky Shipyard (JSC "SNSZ" part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation) carried tab pusher Project 81 (serial number 813).

This is the fourth ship in a series of six pushers Project 81, supplied under a contract with "P.TransKo", concluded in February 2013.  A distinctive feature of the ship is a friction coupling type Articoupler KVC3545 company Taisei Engineering Consultant Inc (Japan), allowing a significant mutual rocking tug and barge, which allows the use of a barge-towing structure in the near-sea area, as well as shortened the procedure coupling-uncoupling of tug-and-barge 30 seconds. As a steering device

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On the basis of PJSC NTP Pulse 2 presentation of the ship’s automatic firing module

For a long time it was assumed that in the current economic situation in Ukraine, the development of ship automatic medium caliber gun mount is not economically feasible. The creation of naval systems with a small caliber gun mounts as well no one did. This point of view was considered quite scientifically sound and almost axiomatic. But everything flows, everything changes. Defense Express readers are already familiar with the developments of the Private Joint Stock Company "Scientific and technical enterprise" Pulse 2 ", a partner of the International Public Organization" Academy safety of an open society. " Today,

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Oka Shipyard has put into operation the first tanker project RST27 VF Tanker — 19

June 28, shipping company "VF Tanker" has taken into operation built in the ninth Navashino (and nineteenth, considering Sormovskie court) serial tanker "Volga-Don max" class project RST27 deadweight in the sea / river 7030/5428 tons of "VF Tanker — 19 "(building number 02709).

In this case, "VF Tanker — 19" — the first Navashino tanker series RST27. Customer — shipping company "VFTanker" is a holding company VBTH, the majority shareholder of which is the international transport group Universal Cargo Logistics Holding, consolidating a number of Russian shipping, stevedoring and shipping companies.

Contract DWT 6980/5378 tons of

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