Squad Caspian flotilla of ships in the flotilla flagship rocket ship "Tatarstan" and sea tug "MB-58" was released in sea to perform tasks-collecting campaign to ensure the safety sea economic activities of the Russian Federation in the Caspian Sea.
Crews "Tatarstan" and "MB-58" along with the Marines involved in the campaign, will work acts to repel attacks on oil and gas platforms in the Caspian Sea, the elements of coursework tasks to improve sea training of crews in the criteria for joint navigation, maneuvering and implementation of tactical tasks.
Other solved in the process of collection-campaign tasks — protection of Russian navigation facilities of the Russian oil industry in the Caspian Sea against potential threats, including from terrorist attacks, monitoring the production of hydrocarbons, bio-resources in the so-called disputed areas of the sea.
In addition, squad Ships unofficial visit to the port of Aktau in Kazakhstan and the port of Baku in Azerbaijan.
During the trip the ships will pass through the Caspian Sea over 1,500 miles.