THE Russian Pacific Fleet Task Force, comprised of the guided-missile cruiser Admiral Varyag, the large antisubmarine ship Admiral Panteleev and the large sea tanker Boris Butoma
, docked at the Port of Manila-Pier 9 on January 6.
Three Russian Naval ships; Varyag, Admiral Panteleev and Boris Butoma
arrived at the Colombo port on a four-day goodwill visit, the Navy said.The ship Varyag has a crew of 529 members while the ship Admiral Panteleev is manned by 388 naval personnel.The Russian Naval ship Boris Butoma
is occupied by 75 officers and sailors.
"Today, a group of ships from Russia's Pacific Fleet, consisting of the Varyag missile cruiser, the Admiral Panteleyev anti-submarine destroyer and the Boris Butoma
large sea tanker, has concluded its visit to the Colombo naval base in Sri Lanka where it arrived on December 20," the statement reads.
Russian Federation Navy (RuFN) ships Varyag, Admiral Panteleyev, and Boris Butoma
arrived at Visakhapatnam to participate in 10th edition of exercise 'INDRA NAVY.' The bilateral maritime exercise will be conducted at or off Visakhapatnam from December 9 to 16, said the Defence Ministry in a statement.
The three vessels, Admiral Panteleyev (548), Admiral Vinogradov (572), and Boris Butoma
(large sea tanker) were escorted by BRP Rajah Humabon (PS11) at Corregidor Island before securing anchors at Pier 15.
The anti-submarine destroyer Admiral Tributs and the large sea tanker Boris Butoma
docked in Manila late Monday.
On Wednesday, a portion of the Russian Pacific Fleet, including guided-missile cruiser Varyag, destroyer Bystry, tanker Boris Butoma
, and rescue tug vessel Alatau entered the Indian Ocean through the Strait of Malacca, Sputnik reported.
The destroyer Admiral Panteleyev, the tanker Boris Butoma
and the salvage tug Fotiy Krylov from the Pacific Fleet completed a four-day visit after taking part in the international RIMPAC naval exercise in the United States' Pearl Harbor.
The Admiral Tributs and another sea tanker, the Boris Butoma
, arrived in Manila last Tuesday for a four-day goodwill visit.
The second Russian ship was the Boris Butoma
, a naval supply or replenishment ship.
Russian Federation Navy (RuFN) Ships Varyag, Admiral Panteleyev and Boris Butoma
arrived Visakhapatnam to participate in INDRA NAVY, the bilateral maritime exercise between Indian Navy and Russian Federation Navy exercise on 09 Dec 18.
The Admiral Tributs, an antisubmarine vessel, and a sea tanker, the Boris Butoma
, arrived in Manila on Tuesday for a four-day goodwill visit.