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BDK "Alexander Otrakovsky" returned from a long trip

The meeting from the long voyage of the crew of the large landing ship Alexander Otrakovsky, which had been on a long voyage in the Mediterranean for six months, was held on Monday in Severomorsk, the press service of the North fleet.

BDK "Alexander Otrakovsky" returned from a long trip

The ceremony was attended by fleet commander Admiral Nikolai Evmenov. He received the report of the captain of the ship 2-rank Rank Yevgeny Alekseev on the successful implementation of the tasks, congratulated the crew on their arrival.

During the campaign "Alexander Otrakovsky" passed more than 40 thousand nautical miles, performed dozens of combat exercises. Separate periods of navigation took place in difficult hydrometeorological conditions. "Alexander Otrakovsky" was repeatedly accompanied by warships of NATO countries, the press service noted.

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Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation
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  1. Vard
    Vard 5 March 2018 15: 57
    And he walked with or without paratroopers ... and if without, then in what capacity ... just to show the flag ...
    1. Paranoid50
      Paranoid50 5 March 2018 21: 11
      Quote: Vard
      And he went with or without paratroopers ...

      In any case, on a long voyage, a MP unit is present on the ship, the number of which is determined depending on the tasks. In this case, the campaign lasted from September, of which five months the BDK was in the Mediterranean, as part of the squadron.
  2. igor1981
    igor1981 5 March 2018 16: 05
    Welcome back to your home harbor! soldier