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Caspian Flotilla of the Russian Navy celebrates its 295 anniversary

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Today Caspian celebrates its 295th anniversary flotilla Russian Navy. Historical The beginning of the flotilla, which in recent years has turned into a full-fledged strike force of the Russian Navy, takes on November 15, 1722. The formation of the naval formation of the Volga-Caspian direction was laid down by decree of Peter I.


At present, the flotilla is on guard of Russia's sea borders in the southern direction. Ships and motorboats of the compound took part in striking cruise missiles at the positions of the militants of the Islamic State terrorist group (* banned in the Russian Federation) in the SAR.

Since 2014, the composition of the Caspian flotilla has been replenished with 18 new ships and vessels of various classes. These are, among others, the IRC "Grad Sviyazhsk", "Uglich", "Velikiy Ustyug", armed with those sea-based cruise missiles "Caliber", used to inflict damage to terrorists in Syria. The Caspian flotilla includes two new amphibious boats of the “Serna” type.

Caspian Flotilla of the Russian Navy celebrates its 295 anniversary


From the message press service Southern Military District:
In accordance with the concept of its development of the auxiliary fleet, 7 boats of integrated rescue support, 2 rescue tugboats, 3 offshore tugboats and a floating crane vessel were received by the shipyards from the shipyards. The Caspian flotilla approaches its 295 summer anniversary with high rates in combat training. During the 2017 school year, the fleet units of the flotilla performed more than 400 combat exercises using practical exercises. weapons on sea, coastal and air targets. In particular, missile firing of cruise missiles, including high-precision weapons - the Caliber missile complex, more than 200 artillery firing, more than 40 mine action exercises and practical mine setups, also about 160 anti-sabotage exercises were performed.


Marked indicator such as surfacing. For 2017, it was over 1,2 thousand days for all ships and vessels of the flotilla.

"Military Review" congratulates the sailors of the Caspian Flotilla of the Russian Navy and veterans on the 295 anniversary of the connection!
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  1. 210ox
    210ox 15 November 2017 12: 51 New
    +2
    Happy holiday, Caspian sailors ..
    1. Lord of the Sith
      Lord of the Sith 15 November 2017 13: 00 New
      +2
      Happy holiday to all those who served and are serving!
  2. Uncle lee
    Uncle lee 15 November 2017 12: 52 New
    +4
    Congratulations on your anniversary! And he’s a decent age, but on the barmels from Dahl, he definitely flashed it! Well done! drinks
    1. Jedi
      Jedi 15 November 2017 13: 07 New
      +5
      I join in the congratulations! Happy Holidays !!! hi drinks
  3. Going
    Going 15 November 2017 12: 55 New
    10
    Happy Holiday! Today, the Caspian Flotilla has taken its real significance in protecting our Motherland.
    1. MDSW
      MDSW 15 November 2017 22: 19 New
      0
      Happy Holidays !!!!
  4. Masya masya
    Masya masya 15 November 2017 13: 11 New
    +7

    Further, closer, left or right -
    there is no such rocket in Russian language.
    The whole flotilla of the Caspian glory
    for strikes, or rather not!
    Happy Holidays! love
  5. Bronevick
    Bronevick 15 November 2017 13: 45 New
    +1
    Happy Holidays Dear Comrades. URA URA URA
  6. UVB
    UVB 15 November 2017 15: 50 New
    +3
    I join in the congratulations! If I am not mistaken, the Caspian Flotilla is the only part of the Russian Navy whose striking power has surpassed that of the times of the USSR. I wish the rest of the Fleets the same!
    1. MOSKVITYANIN
      MOSKVITYANIN 16 November 2017 01: 22 New
      0
      Quote: UVB
      If I am not mistaken, the Caspian Flotilla is the only part of the Russian Navy whose striking power has surpassed that of the times of the USSR. I wish the rest of the Fleets the same!

      In the USSR there was no need for this, because in the Indian Ocean was constantly a squadron of combat ships URO ...
  7. MDSW
    MDSW 15 November 2017 22: 18 New
    +1
    The south is covered!
  8. MOSKVITYANIN
    MOSKVITYANIN 16 November 2017 01: 19 New
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    Ships and boats formations took part in delivering cruise missile attacks on the positions of militants of the Islamic State terrorist group (* banned in the Russian Federation) in the SAR.

    So they finally waited for the KR MB "Caliber" and now on boats, gee ....
    The Caspian flotilla includes two new landing ships of the “Serna” type.

    One for each bot. MP CFL?
  9. MOSKVITYANIN
    MOSKVITYANIN 16 November 2017 01: 25 New
    +1
    WITH A HOLIDAY FOR ALL MILITARY SERVANTS AND CIVIL PERSONNEL OF THE CASPIAN MILITARY Flotilla!