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  • 9 September 2011

      Russian Navy Main HQ will be abolished on Dec 1, 2011, told a source in Baltic Fleet HQ to Central Navy Portal. Navy Main HQ will be abolished and transformed into a department in the defense ministry’s structure since Dec 1, 2011, said the source. The information that main headquarters of all branches would […]

  • 20 January 2017
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news

    Vietnam’s sixth and final Kilo-class submarine arrived at the port of Cam Ranh, Vietnam on January 20. Ba Ria-Vung Tau (HQ-187), as the submarine is named, is joining the other five submarines built in Russia under a $2 billion contract signed in 2009. The diesel-electric submarine was transported to Vietnam on the Dutch-registered vessel Rolldock Storm. […]

  • 1 March 2012
    Industry news

      Transfer of Russian Navy Main HQ from Moscow to St. Petersburg may be canceled, a source in parliamentary committee for defense told Central Navy Portal. The move of headquarters may need about RUR 3 bln. According to the source, transfer of the Navy Main HQ faces several serious problems. One of them is considerable […]

  • 20 March 2014

    This morning, Rear Admiral Serhiy Hayduk, Commander of the Ukrainian Navy, has been released. The Commander was captured yesterday when the Ukraine’s Navy Headquarters in Crimea was stormed, the Ukrainian Ministry of Defence said in a release.   The release was achieved by urgent actions taken by Olexander Turchynov, Acting President of Ukraine, and Ihor […]

  • 26 February 2012
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Russian Navy Main HQ will move to St. Petersburg after the presidential elections. According to an informed source of Interfax, the appropriate documents enact Navy Main HQ to relocate all command agencies to St. Petersburg after March 4, 2012. Initially, the transfer was scheduled on Feb 16, although was postponed due to technical problems, said […]

  • 24 September 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    During his visit to Djibouti this week, the Operation Commander of the EU Naval Force, Major General Martin Smith MBE, took the opportunity to visit the EU Naval Force flagship, ITS Andrea Doria, at sea in the Gulf of Aden.   He was accompanied during the visit by the European Union Ambassador in Djibouti, Joseph […]

  • 1 April 2012

    Pacific Fleet HQ celebrated its 80-th anniversary on March 30. It is the fleet’s main administrative agency with history full of heroic chapters and amazing facts indissolubly connected to development of Russia’s naval power in the Pacific. Originally, military administrative functions in Russian Navy were performed by “secretariats” and “offices”. Later, headquarters were formed on […]

  • 31 December 2013
    Industry news

    Hanoi HQ 182, a 636 Varshavyanka-class submarine, built by Russia for Vietnam, has departed Singapore and headed for its final destination, the Cam Ranh port in Vietnam, where it will be delivered to Vietnam’s Navy, according to local media sources. The kilo-class submarine is being transported from St Peterburg, Russia by a heavy-lift vessel Rolldock […]

  • 24 October 2012
    Training & Education

    The Royal Marines Reserve (RMR) was given a rare honour recently when they formed the Guard at Edinburgh Castle, in full view of the hundreds of visitors at the Esplanade into the castle itself. The Marines, from RMR Scotland, were resplendent in their dark No.1 uniforms, white gloves and white peak caps for the ceremonial […]

  • 2 March 2017
    Authorities, Equipment & technology

    Vietnam People’s Navy commissioned the final two Kilo-class submarines delivered to Vietnam by Russia in a ceremony in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa on February 28. Named Da Nang and Ba Ria-Vung Tau, the submarines had their flags raised at the military port of Submarine Brigade 189. The submarines were the final two of six Kilo-class […]

  • 14 December 2011

    Twelfth round of negotiations between Russian and French delegations takes place in Russian Navy Main HQ in Moscow since Dec 12 till Dec 14. The French delegation arrived in Moscow on Dec 11. The subject of talks is execution of the Agreement on Prevention of Incidents On and Over the High Seas tied between governments […]

  • 28 March 2014
    Industry news

    The fourth submarine of the project 636 named HQ-185 Da Nang, ordered from Russia in 2009 by the Vietnam People’s Navy has been launched today at the Admiralty Shipyard in St. Petersburg, Russian News Agency Itar – Tass said. The boat is scheduled to begin anchor trials tomorrow at the shipbuilder’s wharf. The Vietnamese Navy […]

  • 18 November 2015
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Spanish Navy will organize a multinational cooperation exercise with merchant units  from November 17-26. The exercise will be conducted from the Maritime Action headquarters in Cartagena, Spain. The exercise will consist of interaction with the merchant traffic to coordinate shipping movements with scheduled maritime security operations like counter-terrorist or counter-piracy activities. The area considered includes […]

  • 20 August 2012
    Training & Education

    Russian Navy Main HQ has been working in St. Petersburg for three months now, said Navy Commander-in-Chief Admiral Viktor Chirkov… (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, August 20, 2012; Image: krstarica

  • 2 May 2014

    Having recently joined the Combined Maritime Forces – a naval partnership that combats piracy and terrorism – officials from Yemen received a warm welcome at its Bahrain headquarters   The inaugural visit served to strengthen and enhance the relationship between CMF and its newest member Yemen, which has existed informally for a number of years, […]

  • 2 January 2014
    Industry news

    Vietnam’s first kilo-class submarine Hanoi HQ 182, built by Russia, has arrived at Cam Ranh naval base in central Vietnam, Viet Nam News agency reported. The submarine docked at the base late Tuesday after a month and a half journey from Russian Admiralty Shipyards in St. Petersburg. The 636 Varshavyanka-class submarine was transported by a […]

  • 14 November 2012
    Industry news

    Russian Navy Main HQ decided to put Project 641B diesel-electric submarine Svyatoi Knyaz Georgy… [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, November 14, 2012

  • 5 December 2011

    Seventeenth annual Russian-Japanese consultation under the bilateral Agreement on Prevention of Incidents On and Over the High Seas signed in 1993 has been finished in Russian Navy Main HQ. Russian military delegation was headed by deputy Chief of Navy Main HQ Rear Admiral Leonid Sukhanov. The Japanese party was led by Uyama Hideki, Minister-Counselor at […]

  • 6 September 2012

    So far, Russian Navy Main HQ has not received any instructions to recommission museum cruiser Avrora, said Admiral Viktor Chirkov… [mappress] Source: rusnavy, Septembar 6, 2012

  • 24 May 2012
    Authorities, Industry news

    Representatives of Russian Navy command and delegation of Royal Netherlands Navy held talks in Russian Navy Main HQ on May 23… (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, May 24, 2012

  • 23 January 2014
    Industry news

    Vietnam is about to receive its second of six Russian Varshavyanka-class submarines, the HQ-183 Ho Chi Minh City. The vessel departed St. Petersburg-based Admiralty Verfi Shipyard heading to Kaliningrad, where it will be loaded onto a large ship bound for a naval base in Vietnam, Russia’s news agency Interfax-AVN reported. Having passed all technical tests […]

  • 11 October 2012
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Chinese Ambassador, His Excellency Wu Jianghao called on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage at the Naval Headquarters on 10th October 2012. They held cordial discussions on a range of topics which were of mutual interests and bilateral importance. Mementoes were also exchanged to mark the occasion. [mappress] Naval Today […]

  • 11 October 2012
    Industry news

    Project 22350 frigate Admiral Gorshkov will not take the Barents Sea for trials late in November. The source in Russian Navy Main HQ… [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, October 11,2012; Image: Nordsy  

  • 5 February 2013
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Mr.James Moore, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Mr. Vikram Singh, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for South and Southeast Asia and Ms.Jane Zimmerman, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of Democracy accompanied by US Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Her Excellency Mechele J.Sison visited the Northern Naval Command […]

  • 7 February 2018
    Authorities, Vessels

    The Vietnam People’s Navy commissioned two Gepard-class (Project 1166.1) frigates in a ceremony held at Cam Ranh military port, on February 6. This is the second pair of frigates to be delivered by Russian shipbuilder Zelenodolsk Plant Named After A.M. Gorky. The commissioning ceremony took place after the fourth unit in the class arrived in Vietnam in […]

  • 7 June 2013
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Delegates from Japan Joint Staff College (JJSC) headed by Lieutenant General Tsugio Ishino, the Commandant visited on June 5, 2013 the Headquarters of the Philippine Navy (HPN) and paid a courtesy call on the Navy Chief, Vice Admiral Jose Luis M. Alano. The visit to HPN is part of their activities in connection with the […]

  • 2 July 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development

    On Tuesday 30 June the Finnish Ambassador to United Kingdom, His Excellency Mr Pekka Huhtaniemi, and the Commander of the Finnish Navy, Rear Admiral Kari Takanen, visited the EU Naval Force Operational Headquarters (OHQ) in Northwood, UK. Ambassador Pekka Huhtaniemi and Rear Admiral Kari Takanen were met by the Deputy Commander of the EU Naval […]

  • 9 November 2011
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Baltic Fleet (BF) Commander Vice Admiral Viktor Chirkov with a group of officers arrives to Hamburg on Nov 8. The visit of Russian delegation is held on invitation of German Navy Commander Vice Admiral Manfred Nielson. In the period of Nov 8-11 Russian officers will familiarize with service conditions in German Navy HQ; commanders will […]

  • 6 May 2013
    Training & Education

    A delegation headed by Hon. Brendon O’ Coner, the Australian Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, visited the Southern Naval Headquarters on 03rd May 2013. They were warmly received by Commander Southern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Piyal De Silva and he briefed them on the counter actions taken by SLN against Australia-bound human smuggling activities. During […]