Friday, 17 May 2019

The frigate "Admiral Gorshkov" will refuel of ​​the Hawaiian Islands

Фрегат "Адмирал Горшков" заправится у США — Российская газета

The frigate of the Northern Fleet "Admiral Gorshkov" continues to move into the central part of the Pacific Ocean. It is planned that he will make a stop in the area of ​​the Hawaiian Islands.

According to the chief of the press service of the Federation Council, Captain 1st Rank Vadim Serga, the crew will stop in the Hawaiian area to replenish supplies from the tanker Kama. He is part of the detachment of ships, but comes a little ahead. The detachment also includes the rescue tug "Nikolay Chiker" and the multifunctional logistics ship Elbrus.

By the way, in the Pacific, the crew of the frigate "Admiral Gorshkov" has already conducted an exercise. He repelled an enemy attack from the air and hit high-speed surface targets with artillery firing from A-192.

A detachment of ships of the Northern Fleet headed by the frigate "Admiral Gorshkov" set off on a long voyage from Severomorsk on February 26. For him, this is the first trip. The ships have already covered more than 16.5 thousand nautical miles, completed several general ship exercises. "Admiral Gorshkov" took part in the events on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the naval forces of the People’s Liberation Army of China. The Great Victory Day was celebrated in Vladivostok by seamen of the North Sea.

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