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  • 23 November 2015
    Authorities, Training & Education

    The Northern Fleet large anti-submarine warfare (ASW) ship Vice Admiral Kulakov, finished passing the Suez Canal from the Mediterranean Sea into the Red Sea on November 20. Prior to entering the Red Sea offshore ocean zone, the crew of the Udaloy-class destroyer conducted training on damage control in movement. The ship also performed a suspicious […]

  • 13 January 2013
    Training & Education

    Vice Adm. David Buss, commander, Naval Air Forces, presented 23 Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) with their enlisted air warfare specialist pins, and the ship’s first enlisted information dominance warfare specialist pin during a ceremony held on board Jan. 11. Buss, who served as the executive officer aboard Nimitz in the […]

  • 25 November 2016

    The crew of the Russian Navy’s anti-submarine warfare destroyer Vice-Admiral Kulakov rendered assistance to an Ukrainian fishing boat in the Mediterranean Sea on November 24. According to the Russian ministry of defense, the Northern Fleet warship towed the distressed Ukrainian fishing boat to an anchorage in the area of the Greek Gavdos Island. Vice Admiral […]

  • 24 December 2015
    Authorities, Training & Education

    The Russian Northern Fleet anti-submarine ship made the transition from the Red Sea to the Mediterranean through the Suez Canal. The Russian Navy said it took the ship a few hours to pass through the channel. The ship’s main objectives were to ensure safe maneuvering in conditions of heavy traffic. The ship’s main command center, […]

  • 26 January 2016
    Authorities, Training & Education

    The Russian Navy informed January 26 that its anti submarine warfare ship Vice-Admiral Kulakov held air defence exercises in the Mediterranean Sea. Sailors aboard the Udaloy-class destroyer tested the Kinzhal surface to air missile complexes as well as the Russian-built AK-100, a naval cannon of universal caliber, and the AK-630 close-in weapon. In the course of the exercise, the […]

  • 16 May 2014
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Commander, Naval Surface Force U.S. Pacific Fleet, Vice Adm. Tom Copeman visited Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) during a tour, May 14.   During the tour Copeman conducted an all-hands call in addition to visiting the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) and guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93). Copeman’s visit comes in the […]

  • 21 June 2013

    Vice Admiral Mark Norman assumed the duties of Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy from Vice Admiral Paul Maddison yesterday morning at Cartier Square Drill Hall in a formal ceremony attended by the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, and presided over by General Tom Lawson, Chief of the Defence Staff. Minister MacKay has […]

  • 6 December 2016

    Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Sutherland escorted the Russian Navy’s Udaloy-class destroyer as it started a transit through the English Channel. The Devonport-based frigate deployed from its base in Plymouth early on Saturday morning (3 December) to a position at the western edge of the Channel to meet the Kulakov as she arrived in UK waters. […]

  • 27 May 2011
    Training & Education

      Northern Fleet (NF) large ASW ship Vice Admiral Kulakov commanded by Capt 1 rank Alexander Mashinetsky arrived in Severomorsk on May 25. The cruise was conducted under the flag of NF Antisubmarine Ship Division Deputy Commander Capt 1 rank Anton Speransky. NF antisubmariners took part in Russian-Norwegian naval exercise Pomor-2011 in May 11-16; except […]

  • 18 December 2013
    Training & Education

    The Fleet Commander, Vice Admiral Philip Jones CB, has visited HMS Illustrious in Singapore. “I am immensely proud of what you have all achieved together.” The Fleet Commander met HMS Illustrious on arrival in Singapore to offer his thanks for the Portsmouth based amphibious helicopter carrier’s contribution to the humanitarian aid effort in the Philippines. […]

  • 11 May 2011
    Training & Education

      Crew of Northern Fleet (NF) large ASW ship Vice Admiral Kulakov completes preparations for Russian-Norwegian joint naval exercise Pomor-2011 which is… (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: rusnavy, May 11, 2011;

  • 7 April 2011

      The government Thursday upgraded the senior-most staff appointment in the Visakhapatnam-based Eastern Naval Command to the rank of a vice ad… (thaindian) [mappress] Source: thaindian,April 7, 2011;

  • 16 August 2012
    Training & Education

    Northern Fleet (NF) destroyer Vice Admiral Kulakov returns to the fleet’s naval base Severomorsk after anti-piracy mission off Somalia… (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, August 16, 2012; Image: Mil

  • 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 […]

  • 21 November 2017
    Authorities, Vessels

    Royal Navy frigate HMS Somerset scrambled recently to shadow a Russian naval destroyer as it transited the Moray Firth, returning home from the Mediterranean Sea. It was not the Kulakov’s first visit to UK waters as the destroyer was also shadowed by HMS Somerset from the same position in the Moray Firth in March 2016. […]

  • 12 September 2011

      The Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, AM, CSC, RAN says the report in the Australian newspaper today that a Navy submarine was involved in a ‘near disaster’ last month are sensationalist and will have upset the families of the Navy’s submarine force. HMAS Farncomb was at sea off the coast of Western […]

  • 22 June 2012

    Northern Fleet (NF) destroyer Vice Admiral Kulakov started escorting the fourth commercial convoy through the Gulf of Aden… (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, June 22, 2012; Image: Mil

  • 22 September 2011

      Organizational meeting of Baltic Fleet (BF) command with young lieutenants took place in Kaliningrad Officers’ Club under direction of BF Commander Vice Admiral Viktor Chirkov, told BF Information Support Group to Central Navy Portal. Over 300 graduates of military educational institutions were posted to Baltic Fleet in the current year, including 153 naval officers. […]

  • 11 May 2012

      Dmitry Medvedev endorsed a decree appointing Vice Admiral Viktor Chirkov new Russian Navy Commander-in-Chief… (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, May 11, 2012

  • 22 December 2011

    The Defense Attaché of the Republic of South Korea, Col. HUR Faemann, called on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Somathilake Dissanayake, at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 21st December 2011, on a goodwill visit. They held cordial discussions on matters of mutual interest and exchanged mementoes symbolizing the friendship and goodwill between […]

  • 7 May 2012
    Training & Education

    When calling at the port of Jidda, Northern Fleet (NF) destroyer Vice Admiral Kulakov was visited by Russian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia …   (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, May 07, 2012; Image: fyjs

  • 30 March 2011
    Training & Education

    Strategic military exercises involving warships of the Kola Flotilla were held in the Barents Sea… (russiaherald) [mappress] Source: russiaherald, March 30, 2011;

  • 29 July 2013
    Training & Education

    Vice Admiral NN Kumar, AVSM, VSM, Chief of Material, Integrated Headquarters, Ministry of Defence (Navy) arrived Visakhapatnam on Tuesday, 23 Jul 13, on a three day maiden visit to the Eastern Naval Command after assuming office as the Chief of Material. The Flag Officer called on Vice Admiral Anil Chopra PVSM, AVSM, VSM, Flag Officer […]

  • 27 June 2012

    Being on the anti-piracy mission in the Gulf of Aden, Northern Fleet (NF) destroyer Vice Admiral Kulakov taken supplies from the Black Sea Fleet (BSF)… (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, June 27, 2012; Image: Mil

  • 23 May 2013
    Training & Education

    Reserve Vice Adm. Robin R. Braun, Chief of Navy Reserve and Commander, Navy Reserve Force, spoke with reservists about the changes facing the force during her visit to Naval Air Station North Island in San Diego, May 18. Braun broke from her duties at the Pentagon to directly explain the evolving shape of the Navy […]

  • 4 April 2014

    Vice Adm. Pongthep Nhuthep, Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations of the Royal Thai Navy, visited Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for an official tour April 1.   The tour included the guided-missile cruiser USS Port Royal (CG 73) and the Surface Warfare Officers School, Engineering Learning Site Pearl Harbor (SWOS ELS). Pongthep came to Hawaii […]

  • 2 July 2013

     On 1 July 2013, Vice Admiral Jaywant Korde took over as the Chief of Logistics of the Indian Navy on promotion to the rank of Vice Admiral. He took over charge on retirement of Vice Admiral Paras Nath. Commissioned on 01 Jul 78, the Flag officer has held numerous challenging appointments onboard ships and establishments […]

  • 9 March 2016
    Authorities, Industry news

    American-based boat manufacturer SAFE Boats International announced that it has appointed retired U.S. Navy Vice Admiral William E. “Bill” Landay III as a director of its board. Vice Admiral Landay retired in 2013 after more than 35 years of Naval service. His final assignment was as Director of the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) from August 2010 […]

  • 18 May 2012

    Northern Fleet (NF) destroyer Vice Admiral Kulakov on May 15 started her anti-piracy mission in the Gulf of Aden by escorting… (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, May 18, 2012; Image:mil