Ukraine: BSF Divers Hold Drills

BSF Divers Hold Drills

Black Sea Fleet (BSF) 17-th Diving School based in Sevastopol trains divers for the whole Russian Navy.

Having passed theoretical course, cadets started practical dives. Servicemen directed by experienced instructors are practicing submersion at coast-based training range and at sea from a special vessel.

Diving drill is carried out to the depths of 15-45 meters. Over 100 cadets are involved in the exercise. As is expected, diving practice would last till May 2012. After graduation, 130 servicemen will be qualified divers.

Naval Today Staff, March 26, 2012; Image: flot2017