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Military review. Developments in the field of defence and security in the media. Media monitoring during the week from 22 to 28.01.2018 year
Material posted: Publication date: 28-01-2018
A new Tu-160 Pyotr Deinekin began flight tests; Boris Obnosov, said the "technological breakthrough" of Russia in hypersonic; "Uralvagonzavod" has shown a universal anti-aircraft gun project "Derivation-defense"; UEC Ufa-Ufa engine industrial Association is developing the production of components of the Russian engine for the MS-21 airliner; trump sought to expand the US defence budget; China found a way to achieve military superiority over the United States; Israeli tanks become unkillable; naval aviation of the Pacific fleet was replenished with a modernized helicopter Ka-29 and Ka-27M; modernized self-propelled howitzers "Msta-s" entered service in the training center of missile troops and artillery in Saratov; in the regiment of the southern military district in the Kuban received 2 new helicopter Ka-52 "alligator"; the navigators of the Baltic fleet will receive a new navigation system; adopted combined-arms army of the southern military district in the North Caucasus have reported improved self-propelled howitzers "Msta-s"; Mi-171A2 have been successfully tested; Russia will supply Myanmar six su-30. About these and other developments in the media monitoring during the week 22 to 28. 01. 2018.

The strategic bomber Tu-160 with serial number 0804, manufactured at the Kazan aircraft plant last week started test flights, TASS reported a source in the Russian defense-industrial complex.

"Made from the Soviet reserve 804-I machine first took to the air last week and since then performs test flights. By the end of this year, the submarine will be transferred to the VCS," - said the Agency interlocutor.

Commenting on the reports of various media, the source said that the new aircraft is not the prototype of an upgraded version of the bomber. "The aircraft performed only minor upgrades, the airframe and engines remained the same. Fully digitized documentation on the new missile will be released before mid of the current year, and without it the construction work of the Tu-160M is impossible", - said the Agency interlocutor.

TASS has no official confirmation of this information.

The Tu-160 and its modernization

Tu-160 - strategic bomber, able to carry on Board cruise missiles with nuclear warheads. From 1981 to 1992, was built 36 of these aircraft. After the collapse of the Soviet Union at the Kazan aviation plant. After S. P. Gorbunov in a few projects of the Tu-160 in different degree of readiness, but due to economic problems they were frozen. As a result, one plane was completed only by the year 2000, the second to 2008..

In 2015 it became aware of the decision to resume the production of these bombers in a modernized version of the Tu-160M2. The Russian defense Ministry reported that their serial production should start in 2023. While Air and space forces plan to purchase at least 50 such machines. In June 2017, Viktor Bondarev, who was then as the commander of the force said that the Tu-160M2 for the first time up in the air at the end of 2018.

At PJSC "Tupolev" have started work on creating a deeply modernized Tu-160M, flight which is scheduled for 2019. The modernization program operated under the leadership of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation, among other things, provides for the complete replacement of the onboard radio-electronic equipment. It is expected that this will give significant gains in efficiency of use of aviation complex for the purpose.

Got the name

The strategic bomber Tu-160 with serial number 0804, manufactured at the Kazan aircraft plant, was named the first commander of the Russian air force Peter Deinekin. About this TASS said the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security, and former commander of Russian air force Viktor Bondarev.

Tu-160 will strengthen the nuclear triad of the Russian Federation

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the new aircraft Tu-160, the flight which he observed in Kazan, strengthen the nuclear triad of the Russian Federation.

"This [development] important step in the development of high-tech sector and in strengthening the country's defense, because it is one of the elements of our nuclear triad in the air," he said in conversation with employees of the Kazan aviation plant named after Gorbunov.

The President called conducted work on creation of the plane "the big success of the plant". The President invited a year and a half to fly on this plane, in response to what Putin has reminded that has already been on a plane predecessor.

Putin said he did not doubt the coherence further work on Tu-160.

HOT SPOT

Action in Syria

26 Jan. The Syrian military found in the terrorists killed in the district Et-Tapa, modern equipment of electronic warfare in Europe. We are talking about a base station and a device for jamming, the statement of the Russian center for reconciliation of the warring parties.

27 Jan. Syrian opposition refused to participate in the national dialogue Congress in Sochi.

Congress acdialog Syria scheduled for January 30 in Sochi. The foreign Ministry has invited the participation of about 1,600 representatives of the Syrian society, in addition, as observers, invited representatives of the UN, as well as a number of regional and international partners.

27 Jan. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan admitted that the Turkish troops will continue the offensive on the Syrian territory after taking the Afrin, kontroliruemoi Kurds.

The situation in Ukraine

22 Jan. Soldiers of one of the largest brigades of armed forces of Ukraine "Transcarpathian Legion" left the area of so-called ATO in Donbass. 128th separate mountain-infantry brigade arrived in the Transcarpathian region, which is the place of its permanent deployment.

Clarifies that the division was withdrawn from Donbass to recover and will stay in Transcarpathia until at least July 2018.

24 Jan. Ukrainian journalist published confidential data of the APU on the supply of arms. So, the chief editor of the Censor.no Yuri Butusov reported that the armed forces decided to make a list of needs of the Ukrainian army "800 modern anti-tank missile complexes "Stugna" and "Le Corsaire"", "a few thousand guided missiles" and "500 unmanned aerial vehicles". About it the Ukrainian journalist wrote on his page in Facebook.

27 Jan. In Ukraine increased the number of canadian forces personnel. This was written by the head of the military training mission of Canada Christopher Reeves in his official Twitter account.

According to Reeves, Ukraine arrived about 50 soldiers of Canada. They will train Ukrainian military operation UNIFIER.

NEW RUSSIAN WEAPONS

The General Director of Corporation "Tactical missiles", doctor of technical Sciences Boris Obnosov in an interview to "Interfax", said the "technological breakthrough" of Russia in hypersonic.

"It is obvious that the one who the first will master these technologies, he will receive significant benefits in many areas, not just in the military. To do this, as you know, we need a technological breakthrough, which we hope will occur in early 2020-ies," — said the Agency interlocutor.

Obnosov noted that "on hypersonic are actively working in the framework of the state program" on the direction of the Corporation "is defined by the parent organization."

In his words, "the work is conducted in several areas such as ballistics, engine, materials, guidance system, and other avionics". The new system, says Obnosov, will become one of Russia's response to the concept of rapid global strike the United States.

Earlier Obnosov was named the best in the world, the Russian cruise missile Kh-101, developed within the "Tactical missiles" design Bureau "rainbow".

Background: Hypersonic weapons involves the movement of aircraft, such as aircraft, missiles or warheads at speeds above five Mach numbers (more than six thousand kilometers per hour).

The network showed photos of a prototype combat vehicle 2С38 self-propelled anti-aircraft artillery system, created in the framework of the project "Derivation-defense". Pictures published on the website of the Corporation "Uralvagonzavod".

Machine, affecting a wide range of air targets, were presented during the visit of the Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Military-industrial Commission of Russia Oleg Bochkarev. On pictures drew the attention of the blog of the Center for analysis of strategies and technologies bmpd LiveJournal.

On 2С38 installed opto-electronic detection system and aiming the development of the Minsk enterprise "Bearing", which extends the viewing angle in the observation area, 360 degrees, and allows a sector review. So, attack the a-10 in the case of using the panoramic mode is detected at a distance of 6.4 kilometers, sector overview 12.3 kilometer.

Anti-aircraft gun is also capable of destroying rockets systems of volley fire, ground, and surface targets. Its maximum range is 6 km, the height of defeat — 4.5 km. It can capture objects moving at speeds of up to 500 meters per second.

Reference: the Project "Derivation-defense" involves the creation of 57-mm mobile artillery system with a passive reconnaissance and tracking of air targets. Machine 2С38 made on the basis of BMP-3 and is intended to engage air targets such as UAVs, cruise missiles, and missiles "air — surface" tactical aircraft and helicopter gunships.

SCIENCE AND PRODUCTION

The Ufa enterprise for the United engine Corporation (part of state Corporation rostec), JSC "ODK-UMPO" mastered production of parts and Assembly units (DSE) of the new Russian civil aircraft engine of fifth generation PD-14, the press service of the company.

PD-14 baseline turbofan engine that is created in a wide cooperation of the enterprises of the DCS for the aircraft MS-21 with the latest technologies and materials, including composite. JDC is currently conducting in LII. Gromov (Zhukovsky, Moscow region) the third phase of flight testing of PD-14 engine, composed of the flying laboratory Il-76ЛЛ. Parallel to the ongoing variety of special ground tests of PD-14.

For UEC-umpa fixed manufacturing over 30% of the SFC of the engine PD-14. In the area of responsibility of the enterprise included the production of hollow rotor blades of the fan, the separation of the housing, rotor of the high pressure compressor, castings for housing the drive unit Central drive and shafting, as well as development of design documentation and manufacturing of module low pressure turbine rear bearing.

"The development of the engine is at the finish line, the next challenge will be the appearance on the series – says the managing Director of JSC "ODK-UMPO" Eugene Semipalitinsk. – I am sure that acquired in our merger experience manufacturing parts and assemblies engine for the PD-14 is critical and prospects for participation in project PD-35".

PD-14 has proven modern turbofan engine design: compact twin-shaft scheme, direct drive fan, the optimum bypass ratio, efficient gas generator for digital systems with full responsibility (like FADEC). The modular design of the engine combined with digital systems, on-Board diagnostic system and offer effective after-sales service system ensure the successful application of the concept of operation of the engine technical condition.

Reference: the Prime contractor for the program PD-14 – JSC "UEC", head developer – JSC "ODK-Aviadvigatel", head manufacturer – JSC "UEC-Perm motors" (both companies are part of UEC). This is the first fully Russian propulsion for passenger aircraft developed in Russia over the past decade.

FOREIGN ARMY

In February, the President of the United States Donald trump will propose to the Congress a draft defense budget for 2019, which planned to increase spending on defense by 13 percent compared to last year to 716 billion dollars. It is reported by The Washington Post, citing sources in the U.S. government.

The allocated money will go including on military operations and sustaining the nuclear Arsenal of the United States. In addition, trump hopes to increase funding for the Pentagon next year by seven percent compared to 2018.

The Ministry of defense and the White house did not comment on a possible proposal to trump.

Background: In mid-November last year, the lower house of Congress approved the defense budget for 2018. It included an article about "containment" of Russia and Europe, which plans to spend $ 4.6 billion. In particular, the money will go to strengthening NATO allies and the strengthening of the military potential of Americans on the territory of the European Union. For the provision of military assistance to Ukraine will allocate an additional 350 million. Funding of the Pentagon in 2018 will amount to 700 billion. The number of US army and military salaries will also be increased. 13 Dec trump signed the document.

China took 120 scientists in the field of artificial intelligence and quantum technologies to work on new weapons. Thus the people's liberation army (PLA) hopes to achieve military parity with the United States, writes with reference to the report of the PLA publishing South China Morning Post.

95 percent of the selected specialists have advanced degrees and are familiar with the control of military robots. To make China a leading world power in the field of military armaments in July of 2017 urged Chinese President XI Jinping, speaking at the Academy of military Sciences in the country.

Background: As noted involved in the project scientists, China can gain global leadership in armaments, if he is able to make breakthroughs in the field of quantum technologies. This, in their opinion, will allow to crack the encryption codes of the enemy, to create new types of satellites and fundamentally different weapons.

The best tank fleet of the Army of defense of Israel over the next three years will be equipped with active protection "Meil Ruach". In an interview with Jane's said yiftah Kleinman, head of systems for the protection of ground equipment of the company "Rafael". A summary of the conversation leads to my blog user Oleg Granovsky, covering news of the Israeli army.

It is reported that the system "Meil Ruach" will receive including tanks "Merkava-3" which, in particular, is equipped with one of the regular armored brigades of the "barracks".

According to Kleinman, this complex, selected us military for their tanks "Abrams", was tested in the United States. The tests were performed at temperatures from minus 25 to plus 50 degrees Celsius, the machine was bombarded with the most modern types of anti-tank weapons in different situations. There were 48 attacks techniques", Meil Ruach" and in any case, the system was not broken.

It is noted that the level of security the system is very high. He was tested not only in landfills, but in real combat conditions, writes "Lenta.ru.»

Reference: Active protection is a system located on an aircraft, a tank or another armored vehicle, which puts the interference after detection of an approaching anti-tank munitions (e.g., guided missile). Such systems are able to destroy the attacking ammunition or severely weaken them. The use of such systems significantly increases the survivability of tanks.

ABOUT THE REARMAMENT OF THE ARMY

In the connection of the engineering troops of the Eastern military district, stationed in the Khabarovsk region, received a batch of new modern special equipment.

Military engineers have begun to use a new set of heavy mechanized bridge TMM-3M2 on the chassis of KAMAZ.

Also on arms of specialists compounds the engineering troops of the district received new combat vehicle mine BIS-3MA into the base of the tank.

Reference: Heavy mechanized bridge TMM-3M2 is intended for installation bridge crossings over various obstacles on the way of the movement of troops. The set consists of four cars. Single-span foldable structure is placed on three-axle chassis KAMAZ-53501. The Assembly and disassembly of the bridge can be made using a hydraulic winch. To monitor the place of the laying machine is equipped with a rear view camera.

Combat vehicle mine BIS-3MA capable of operating in three modes: undercarriage, remote control, programmable, for remote machine operation can be controlled by a single operator with a remote control.

The housings are equipped with 8 rocket launchers system staging a smokescreen "Cloud" for firing 81-mm smoke grenades.

Last week, two of the air base of naval aviation of the Pacific fleet, stationed in the Primorye and Kamchatka took in its membership an updated Ka-29 and Ka-27M.

Two helicopters Ka-29 and Ka-27M were planned medium repair and modernization at JSC "Kumertau aviation production enterprise". Then it was taken to regions-based Il-76 Military transport aviation, where he spent the final Assembly. Soon the crews on the upgraded aircraft will begin to develop objectives for direct purposes. This year naval aviation of the Pacific fleet will get some of the upgraded helicopters.

Reference: Ka-29 - ship transport-combat helicopter, Ka-27 helicopter. Developed in OKB im. N. I. Kamov in the early 1980-ies and is designed for landing ships with marine units and their fire support, transportation of various cargoes.

The first samples of self-propelled artillery installations 2S19 "Msta-s" latest modification M2 entered service in the 631-th training center of missile troops and artillery stationed in Saratov.

Reference: 2S19M2 Artillery system "Msta-s" has significant structural differences from the previous modification. Have upgraded howitzers installed a new automated fire control system, aiming increased rate of fire, as well as the possibility of using digital electronic maps, which significantly speeds up the terrain orientation in difficult physical-geographical conditions and allows more quickly and more effectively to carry out fire tasks. Capable of firing high-explosive, rocket-assisted shells-jammers, precision guided munitions "Krasnopol".

In accordance with the plan of re-equipment of troops of the southern military district (YUVO) in a separate helicopter regiment of the 4th army of VVS and PVO, based in the Krasnodar region, received two new military attack helicopter Ka-52 "alligator".

The Kuban helicopters transported unassembled aircraft military transport aviation. At a military airfield in the near future will be made final Assembly of the helicopters.

In the near future arrival of two more helicopters of this type.

From 1 December 2017 the personnel of the squadron on the Ka-52 executes the planned activities of combat training. Pilots with no experience of control of helicopters Ka-52 will undergo training at the combat training Center and retraining of pilots of army aviation of Russian Ministry of defense.

Reference: Military attack helicopter Ka-52 "alligator" is a modernized version of the Ka-50 "Black shark". According to experts, it has better aerodynamic characteristics and less visible to radar. To increase its speed and maneuvering capabilities. Aboard the cars have more sophisticated electronic equipment. The office is designed for two pilots, which increases the efficiency of maneuvering and combat use of "Alligator". Ka-52 is designed for fire destruction of armored vehicles, manpower and helicopters of the enemy.

But the sappers of the southern military district (YUVO) in the Krasnodar region received samples of modern equipment for engineer reconnaissance and protection.

In accordance with the plan of supplies to the troops of the southern military district of new models of weapons, military and special equipment (AMSE) in the engineering division received 10 sets of protective suits, OVR-1 "Falcon", three sets of selective detectors imps-2 and two-contact finder explosive devices. "Kite".

Reference: Protective suit "Sokol" is designed to conduct mine clearance. Armored elements of the suit is able to protect the deminer from small fragments, and a helmet equipped with a visor, withstands a 9-mm cartridge from a distance of 25 m. Weight of the costume is only 8.5 kg.

Finder "Kite" is capable of detecting explosive devices behind various obstacles: walls of concrete and brick, barbed wire and metal mesh under the asphalt and concrete pavement of roads. The detection range controlled mines and improvised explosive devices up to 30 M.

The detector imps-2 allows to detect explosives in the soil or snow to a depth of two feet, with the obstacles of non-magnetic materials and the shoreline of the ponds to a depth of 1.5 m.

In the framework of re-equipment of troops of the southern military district (SMD) military units of the 58th combined arms army of the southern military district, stationed in the North Caucasus, has received the newest samples of arms and military equipment.

In the artillery division of the army received more than 20 advanced 152-mm self-propelled guns 2S19M2 "Msta-s" (SAU "Msta-s).

As a result, upgrading the efficiency of this type of weapon significantly enhanced through the implementation of a management system providing automation of the processes of pointing guns.

Reference: the Artillery system "Msta-s" has significant structural differences from the previous modification. Have upgraded howitzers installed a new automated fire control system, aiming increased rate of fire, as well as the possibility of using digital electronic maps, which significantly speeds up the terrain orientation in difficult physical-geographical conditions and allows more quickly and more effectively to carry out fire tasks.

ACS is able to fire high-explosive, rocket-assisted shells-jammers, precision guided munitions "Krasnopol".

In 2018, the planned deliveries of the navigation service of the Baltic fleet (BF) new navigation systems, such as the phase radionavigation system "Crab". It consists of receiving and transmitting devices mounted on the object whose position should be determined, and the reference points with known coordinates. The system is not affected by the ionosphere, has high noise immunity and low sampling error.

This year the specialists of the navigation service of the BF have to perform a number of important tasks, in particular, for navigational and hydrographic provision of landings, the preparation of spatial-temporal coordination among the Maritime forces of the Navy, during various, including international exercises.

In addition, the ships and vessels of the Navy will continue to carry out tasks at different points of the World ocean, both independently and as part of the permanent operative connection of the ships of the Navy of Russia in the Mediterranean sea. The BF ships have to solve the problem in the Baltic, Northern, Mediterranean seas, North Atlantic and other areas.

FLEET

Available current marine rescue devices and equipment of the search and rescue operations of the Navy (Navy) of Russia for several years has increased by 5.3 times (over 70%). Work on the further upgrade of search and rescue forces of the Navy will be actively pursued in 2018.

In particular, the weapons made universal diving equipment SVU-5, has a number of advantages over previous generations of equipment. It significantly improved the characteristics of a diving helmet in which the use of more productive lung machine (low resistance to breathing), as well as a new principle of blowing the window (blowing the window of the helmet is constantly in the process of breathing or force when opening the valve of forced air flow). Also, when you create a VCA-5 is applied a flexible hose lung machine that provides the best protection mechanical effects. Among the advantages of SVU-5 is a larger field of view window (10-15 %) due to its size and closer proximity to the face of the diver.

Also for the service of search and rescue works, Russian Navy developed and tested a unique ventilated diving equipment (SVV), which is intended for use in rescue operations in very challenging sea conditions, including in conditions of strong pollution of sea water at various depths. The equipment will allow to provide performance of underwater engineering, rescue and other diving operations in conditions of low temperatures of air and water in environments with high density and the presence of various contaminants, including high oil content. SVV can be used in cases when the use of equipment with a lung-automatic feed is unsafe, and also allows to carry out diving work in the conditions of zero buoyancy (hovering) diver. The main difference between the UHV equipment by adopting the universal diving equipment SVU-5 is available in kit special ventilated helmet.

In addition, modernized and underwent renovations submersibles of the "Prize" is the modernization and repair of underwater deep-sea rescue apparatus "Bester", is accepted for the supply of deep-sea rescue apparatus "Bester-1", not having analogues in the world by its characteristics.

The armed Forces of the Russian Federation for a week

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ON TESTS

Russian fifth generation fighter called su-57, started testing with weapons on Board, said in an interview with Russian newspaper "Military-technical cooperation", the General Director of Corporation "Tactical missiles" Boris Obnosov.

This project was intended to demonstrate Russia's ability to produce modern weapons. Earlier, on 5 December, the aircraft first flew with the new engines.

Background: currently, the built 11 prototype fighter, which is still not completed the program state tests. When he starts to enter the army, is unknown - it is unknown how many will be purchased such fighters for the Russian air force.

Holding "Helicopters of Russia" has successfully tested a multi-purpose helicopter Mi-171A2 in the conditions of extremely low temperature, the press service of the company.

"Holding "Helicopters of Russia" (part of state Corporation rostec) confirmed the possibility of operating the latest multi-purpose helicopter Mi-171A2 in difficult climatic conditions with ambient temperatures to -50 degrees. The findings in Yakutia tests proved the efficiency of the main systems and on-Board equipment", — stated in the message.

The press service noted that two of the Mi-171A2 development of the Moscow helicopter factory of a name Mile (MVZ) has performed eight land races (provide for operation of motors without departing from the earth) and 36 flights on special programs.

"Despite the fact that the air temperature dropped to -60 degrees, all the systems and avionics of the helicopters worked fine, confirming the possibility of reliable operation of the Mi-171A2 in the most severe climatic conditions", — is told in the message.

Reference: multi-purpose helicopter Mi-171A2 – new Russian helicopter, the result of deep modernization of the helicopters Mi-8/17. In the design of the Mi-171A2 made more than 80 changes. The helicopter is equipped with engines VK-2500ПС-03 (a civilian version of the engines fitted to military Mi-28) with a digital control system.

One of the major differences between the Mi-171A2 helicopters family Mi-8/17 is a new carrying system. The helicopter is equipped with more efficient X-shaped tail rotor and a new rotor with an all-composite blades advanced aerodynamic layout. Thus, only due to the aerodynamic thrust of the rotor of the Mi-171A2 has increased by more than 700 pounds, which has a positive impact on the entire sector of performance.

Defexpo India-2018

JSC "Rosoboronexport" in accordance with the decision of FSMTC of Russia defined the organizer of the unified Russian exposition at the International exhibition of land, naval, weapons and means to ensure the security of the state Defexpo India-2018, according to the organization's website.

The exhibition will be held from 11 to 14 April 2018 in Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.

"Rosoboronexport is a traditional participant of the exhibition Defexpo India. Over the years of its existence it has become the largest Asian site on the subject of weapons and military equipment for land forces and naval forces. We consider their participation in the exhibition as an important contribution to the development of military-technical cooperation between Russia and India and is an important area marketing of the company", – said Deputy General Director of Rosoboronexport Sergei Goreslavsky.

Reference: Exhibition Defexpo India held annually since 2000 with the support of the Ministry of defence of India and the Federation of chambers of Commerce and industry of India once in two years. In 2018 the organisers took the decision to move from town Quital in South Goa to Chennai.

The thematic focus of the exhibition: armored vehicles, rocket-artillery and infantry weapons, air defense systems, naval equipment, electronic warfare and communications equipment, army aviation, security infrastructure, protection of borders and critical facilities.

ON MILITARY-TECHNICAL COOPERATION

The visit of Russian defense Minister army General Sergei Shoigu in Myanmar gave an additional boost to military-technical cooperation with this country, the Republic is actively acquiring Russian arms and military equipment, agreed to purchase su-30. This was stated by Deputy defense Minister Lieutenant-General Alexander Fomin.

"We believe that su-30 will become the main fighter jets of the air force of Myanmar to protect the country's territorial integrity and repelling terrorist threats," expressed confidence the Deputy Minister.

According to him, su-30, "which is the main fighter of the aerospace defence forces of Russia, have proven the quality of combat aircraft world class."

ON SIGNIFICANT DAYS

January 25 – day of the Navigator of the Navy of Russia

January 25, in the Navy Day is celebrated Navigator. With this date specialists navigational services fleets, ships, submarines and support vessels of the Navy congratulated the commander-in-chief of the Navy of Russia Admiral Vladimir Korolev.

Congratulating the Navigator of the Navy, the commander in chief emphasized that "the Active participation of ships and submarines in the organization of a naval presence in the oceans, equipping the Russian Navy warships, nuclear submarines of the new generations puts forward higher requirements to the specialists of the navigation service of the Navy, directly responsible for the navigation as safety of navigation and for implementation by ships of the task in its purpose. To prepare the chart of high-class specialists for the Navy, Ministry of defence, the General command of the Navy in the program of their training made the appropriate changes, allowing to prepare highly qualified people in this critical profession with regard to admission to the new ships of various classes, submarines of the project "Northwind", "Northwind", "Ash".

Admiral Vladimir Korolev emphasized that "largely thanks to the high professional training of navigators of ships and submarines, was solved the most important goals of the Navy in the Mediterranean sea, the successful application of ships and submarines, precision weapons on targets of the terrorist groups on the territory of the Syrian Arab Republic. High level of professionalism show by the navigators of the ships that perform tasks in the Arctic zone".

"The visible and the contribution of the navigational experts and the fact that for several years the intensity of combat training in the Navy has increased 1.7 times, nepravilnosti ships and submarines in 2.9 times, and the number of combat service ships of the Navy had increased more than 2 times. The efficiency and quality of the tasks navigation specialists has increased with the development of navigation tools. The share of modern Maritime navigation and Oceanography for several years has increased more than in 2 times", – said Russian Navy commander Admiral Vladimir Korolev congratulating the navigators Navy on the occasion.

Training of specialists

Today, navigation service Navy Navy has about 3,000 participants, more than 1,000 of whom are officers. Heads the naval service of the Navy Chief Navigator of the Navy rear Admiral Eduard luyk.

Training for future navigators with a degree in naval educational institutions of the Russian Navy is engaged in more than 200 people of the teaching staff, over 50 of which have PhD and more than 30 academic rank. Directly to the navigation service of the Navy includes more than 10 training units. This Department of the Navigation service of the Navy at the Naval Academy. N. G. Kuznetsova, the Department of navigation at the higher naval educational institutions in St. Petersburg, Vladivostok, Sevastopol, and Kaliningrad. Also made the training of specialists of technical means of navigation (TSK) in Vladivostok, Saint-Petersburg, and in the training centers of the Navy. In a navigation service of the laboratory and auditorium, and special exercise equipment. For Maritime training future navigators used several training ships and 10 boats.

The article reviews the Department of information and mass communications of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation; press services of the military districts.

Prepared Anna Beglaryan

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