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  • 15 February 2012
    Authorities, Training & Education

      Russian defense minister Anatoly Serdiukov visited Baltic Fleet (BF). The minister held a meeting with the fleet’s commanding staff in Kaliningrad. Among discussed issues was improvement of administrative system, organization of combat training process, equipping with up-to-date armaments, manning with contracted servicemen, and development of military education. Anatoly Serdiukov talked with BF officers about […]

  • 7 October 2011
    Authorities

      Russian and Indian defense ministries have found remedies for problematic issues of bilateral cooperation, said Russian defense minister Anatoly Serdiukov on Oct 4 after private meeting with his Indian counterpart Arackaparambil Kurien Antony. According to Russian defense minister, “we have done a lot to realize our agreements since the last meeting in Delhi in […]

  • 8 June 2011
    Authorities

      Russia and Ukraine will not “play politics” with Black Sea Fleet (BSF) based in Crimea, said Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov. Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich promised to settle the BSF issue without prejudice to “strategic friendly relations with Russia”. Deployment term of Russian fleet in Crimea was extended for 25 years after 2017 with […]

  • 26 February 2013
    Industry news

    Russia has announced plans to rearm its Black Sea Fleet and has asked Ukraine to settle the issues regarding the planned deliveries of new weapons to… [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, February 26, 2013

  • 7 September 2011
    Authorities, Industry news

      Russian Prime minister expects all state defense contracts which were supposed to be settled till Sept 1 would be signed in a week. “I hope, this process would be finished in a week. I mean shipbuilding, missiles, and aviation”, Putin said on Sept 5 at interregional conference of United Russia Party. Putin reminded that […]

  • 14 March 2012

      A submarine of Russian Imperial Navy lying at the depth of 76 meters near Cape Fiolent (Sevastopol, Ukraine) will be lifted soon. As is planned, the sub is to be turned into museum. Submarine Skat was built in 1905. She was responsible for protection of Sevastopol and was sunken in 1919 as overaged asset, […]

  • 22 August 2011
    Industry news

      JSC United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) may even shut down production at three largest shipyards because of problems with placement of state defense orders, reports RIA Novosti referring to a USC spokesman. According to the source, “as of today, Sevmash, Zvezdochka, and Admiralteyskie Verfi shipyards are on the brink of full suspension of production“, reports […]

  • 7 May 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development

    A settlement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Navy will help reduce potentially harmful discharges of ozone-depleting substances and ensure the safe storage and disposal of hazardous waste at the Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia, where EPA alleges environmental violations occurred. Under the settlement, the Navy will pay an $83,900 penalty for violations […]

  • 21 October 2011
    Authorities

      Working on normative legal documents regulating stable functioning of Russian Black Sea Fleet​ (BSF) in Crimea, the parties have prepared two agreements, said Russian defense minister Anatoly Serdiukov on Oct 19 summarizing negotiations with his Ukrainian counterpart Mikhail Yezhel. “We would like the work on documents related to Black Sea Fleet to go on […]

  • 12 June 2014
    Equipment & technology

    The Dutch maritime technology company Micanti has designed a 100% environmentally friendly antifouling foil. Its working is based on small fibers, which make it very unattractive for organisms to attach to the hull of a ship.   The innovative nature of this invention and the successful launch of it within the global professional shipping industry […]

  • 25 August 2011
    Authorities

      Russian defense ministry confirmed its intention to agree upon contracts under state defense order in the nearest time, said deputy finance minister and member of military industrial commission Anton Siluanov at the press conference after the Russian Government session. “Defense ministry confirmed willingness to settle contracts in the nearest time and to grant advance […]

  • 16 August 2017
    Authorities

    US shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. has agreed to pay $9.2 million to settle a lawsuit alleging the shipbuilder knowingly overbilled the government for work on U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships at its shipyards in Pascagoula, Mississippi. The country’s only shipbuilder capable of building nuclear-powered aircraft carriers will make a payment of $7.9 million which, combined […]

  • 11 November 2011
    Authorities, Industry news

    Controversies between defense ministry and JSC United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) over prices for nuclear submarines have been settled on Nov 9 in Severodvinsk, Arkhangelsk region in presence of premier Vladimir Putin. Russian defense ministry signed all contracts which had been in the center of heated debates for months. With conclusion of those most significant and […]

  • 16 February 2012
    Authorities

      Ukraine is about to impose new taxes on Russian naval base in Sevastopol, writes Kommersant on Feb 15. The issue of Russia’s Black Sea Fleet (BSF) deployed in Crimea was raised on Feb 14 at the meeting of Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov and his Ukrainian counterpart Konstantin Grischenko on occasion of 20-th anniversary […]

  • 13 January 2012
    Industry news

      Nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine Yury Dolgoruky successfully completed state trials along with Bulava missile system in Dec 2011 is almost commissioned into Russian maritime nuclear force, reported ITAR-TASS referring to a source in defense industry. “Before official commissioning of Yury Dolgoruky into combat-worthy maritime strategic nuclear force, there are some minor technical issues to […]

  • 15 July 2011
    Equipment & technology

      BPC Dixmude – the third Mistral/BPC-type force projection & command vessel for the French Navy – arrived in Toulon after sailing from Saint-Nazaire on 6 July. Over the coming six months, DCNS will settle the ship’s combat system. The ship will be delivered to the French defence procurement agency DGA in early 2012. DGA […]

  • 23 November 2011
    Authorities, Industry news

      Russian defense ministry will sign all contracts under Defense Order 2012 in coming December and kick off its implementation early in the next year, said defense minister Anatoly Serdiukov at Defense Ministry Board on Nov 22. “In the next year we must provide conditions for 100% execution of state defense order. To do that, […]

  • 2 June 2011
    Industry news

      JSC Sevmash Shipyard executed decision of Stockholm court and paid over $43 mln to Norwegian shipping company Odfjell (world leader in shipping of chemicals and oil products), reported press service of the Russian company. “Sevmash has implemented resolution of Stockholm court in behalf of Norwegian shipping company. Following the court’s decision, the shipyard paid […]

  • 31 January 2012
    Industry news

    Authorities of Sevastopol will apply every efforts to make Russia’s Black Sea Fleet (BSF) and Ukrainian Navy place ship-repair orders at local shipyards, i.e. Sevmorzavod and Metallist. According to UNIAN, that was said by deputy mayor of Sevastopol Sergei Savenkov in the interview to Ukrainian Navy’s TV Company Breeze. As for Savenkov he is aware […]

  • 20 January 2012
    Authorities

    Russia and NATO on Jan 18 approved ‘road map’ for cooperation in anti-piracy and counter-terrorism till 2014, said General of the Army Nikolai Makarov at the summary briefing after NATO-Russia Council (NRC) convened at the chief-of-staff level. “We must understand actions of each country. Today we have settled many issues we and NATO partners had”, […]

  • 22 August 2011
    Industry news

      Corporation Irkut will deliver 40 multirole fighters Su-30SM to Russian defense ministry within the nearest few years, reports Interfax citing the corporation’s president Alexei Fedorov. “State Arms Program plans the deliveries of those airplanes to start in 2013. Perhaps, we’ll hand over a couple of them next year to complete state tests, and hopefully, […]

  • 6 February 2012
    Authorities, Industry news

    Ukraine does not oppose replacement of Russian Black Sea Fleet’s obsolete ships (BSF) based in Crimea with new ones, Russian deputy foreign minister Grigory Karasin told RIA Novosti. According to the Russo-Ukrainian BSF Treaty of 1997, Russia can neither increase number of naval assets deployed in Crimea nor renew armaments. Alongside with that, today’s BSF […]

  • 9 June 2011
    Industry news

      India and Russia have settled all issues on modernization of aircraft-carrying cruiser Admiral Gorshkov, said the Chairman of Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev on June 6 summarizing talks with his Indian counterpart – Shivshankar Menon, National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister of India. “We talked over military cooperation issues, particularly on the Admiral […]

  • 29 March 2016
    Authorities

    Frigate Captain Jörg Maier will transfer command over the German Navy frigate Sachsen to Frigate Captain Ole Paffenholz during a ceremony scheduled to be held at Wilhelmshaven Naval Base on April 1. Frigate Captain Meier has been at the helm of the frigate since August 2013. Looking back at the time spent at his position, he […]

  • 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 […]

  • 21 February 2012
    Authorities

      “Debates over taxation of cargoes delivered from Russia to Black Sea Fleet (BSF) have been lasting for years. According to international practice, goods of such kind delivered to a military base are not liable to taxes and customs clearance”, reports Interfax citing Russian ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov. According to him, that issue has […]

  • 3 January 2018
    Authorities

    F124 air defense frigate FGS Sachsen will become the first German Navy vessel to deploy in 2018, getting underway from her homeport of naval base Wilhelmshaven on January 5. The lead ship of the F124 frigates is joining the EU-led operation Sophia in the Mediterranean Sea. The goal of the mission is to prevent human […]

  • 5 October 2017
    Authorities

    A potential strike of tug boat crews could disrupt the movement of Royal Navy vessels in five UK ports, workers union Unite has warned. The tug boat crews are deciding whether to go on strike after their call for a pay rise had been rejected. Voting papers for strike action will start being delivered from Friday […]

  • 29 November 2011
    Authorities, Industry news

      There must be no delays with contracting of defense order 2012, said Russian President Dmitry Medvedev speaking with regional leaders of United Russia party. It was earlier reported that draft defense order 2012 would be submitted to prime minister’s approval by Dec 1, 2011. Expectedly, since that moment orderers and executors could start to […]