Now the day squad Pacific Fleet as part of a huge anti-submarine ship "Admiral Panteleev" tanker "Boris Butoma" and ocean lifeguard "Photios Krylov" under the command of Captain 1st Rank Sergey graduated Sobokar own visit to the naval base at Pearl Harbor.
From June 29 to August 6 Russian sailors participated in the largest multinational exercise in the Hawaiian Islands "RIMPAK 2012."
Structurally teaching was divided into terrestrial and marine parts. Being in the database, the participants conducted numerous exercises and flying detachment working conference, meetings and lectures.
July 11 ships out to sea, and there, divided into several operational units, embarked on a sea of teaching.
More than 20 days of Russian sailors and their South American employees had performed more than 40 exercises. Distinguished our sailors in artillery firing, quickly hitting a high-speed small-size target, as in the drawing of numerous episodes of counterterrorism and anti-piracy boarding team from landing on the Russian and South American ships. Apart from this, Russian helicopter pilots took part in air exercises, during which the Ka-27 for the first time made a landing in the South American flagship aircraft carrier "Nimitz".
During the Russian troop exercises were completed more than 3 thousand miles.
August 4 at Pearl Harbor, in the joint headquarters teaching summarizing, then the flagship teaching, the nuclear aircraft carrier "Nimitz" was held a reception at which the command of the Russian detachment was awarded the special prize, and Lieutenant Alexei Mansurov was awarded a gold medal, which is awarded best officers "RIMPAKA."
The command of the Joint Staff of the doctrine has been given the highest evaluation of the actions of Russian sailors, were particularly marked by exemplary discipline and perfect service organization Pacific Fleet.
Currently squad Russian warships out into the Pacific Ocean and headed for the coast of the rising sun. In the Land of the Rising Sun Russian sailors will make a routine visit to the port of Maizuru, then napravyatsyat to his native shores.
Vladivostok squad arrive in late August.