Severomorsk


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Severomorsk

 

(until 1951, the settlement of Vaenga), a city under oblast jurisdiction in Murmansk Oblast, RSFSR. Severomorsk is a port on the ice-free Kola Gulf of the Barents Sea. It is located 25 km from Murmansk. Population, 45,700 (1975). The city has a food industry and enterprises serving the fishing industry.

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38, the student council of the region, visitors of the regional children's and youth library, cadets of naval schools in Murmansk, Severomorsk and Polyarny.
At the same time, established elements of the Russian military are deployable to the Arctic, like the Northern Fleet of the Russian Navy, based in Severomorsk on the Kola Peninsula, which has traditionally been the largest component of the force.
The Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier naval group is set out to leave the waters of the troubled country from the Mediterranean to Severomorsk in Russia's northern Murmansk region, Gen.
com website of a 100 kiloton airburst detonation of such a warhead (all UK warheads are reportedly designed only for airburst detonation) above the Russian city of Severomorsk, in the northwest of the country, shows that 35500 people would be killed instantly, with a further circa 16400 injured.
On October 15, Russia's Northern Fleet's press service said that a group of warships headed by the aircraft-carrying cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov accompanied by the Pyotr Veliky battle cruiser, the Severomorsk and Vice-Admiral Kulakov anti-submarine destroyer, and support vessels was sent to the Mediterranean to hold drills.
Spokesman Igor Konashenkov blasted the manoeuvres as "clumsy and dangerous" and said anti-submarine ships Severomorsk and Vice-Admiral Kulakov spotted it "easily"and "forced it to leave the area".
Northern Fleet units headquartered at Severomorsk near Murmansk traditionally voyage from the Barents Sea and through the Norwegian Sea on their way to the North Sea, English Channel, and Atlantic Ocean.
Besides its headquarters at Severomorsk, the fleet has four other large naval bases in the high north, each of which consists of multiple bays, facilities, ports and installations: Gadzhievo, Zapadnaya Litsa, Vidyayevo and Gremikha.
The local priest, Mitrofan Badanin, who has been Bishop of the Severomorsk and Umba regions of the Kola Peninsula since 2013, was a highly respected authority in Varzuga.
Undergoing repairs at the 82nd Shipyard in Roslyakovo, Murmansk region since May, the flagship of the Russian Navy is now set to return to its home port in Severomorsk, outside the port city of Murmansk.
Earlier the Udaloy class destroyer Severomorsk, a tanker and a support ship were monitored by the frigate HMS Argyll as they passed through the Channel while returning from the Mediterranean.
The 535ft anti-sub warship Severomorsk, accompanied by a tanker and a support ship, was being "monitored" by the Plymouth-based frigate HMS Argyll as she sailed past the French coast and into the Channel, according to the MoD.