Russian Navy

China warships conduct live fire drills in Mediterranean Sea

The defence ministry says the destroyer Hefei, frigate Yuncheng and support ship Luomahu took part in Monday's drills involving the ship's deck guns and small arms.

Jul 12, 2017, 14:17 PM IST

Russian Navy chief on visit to India

Admiral Vladimir Korolev, Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, is visiting India heading a four-member delegation that ends on March 18.

Mar 15, 2017, 15:47 PM IST
Russian anti-submarine ship arrives in Pakistan for international naval exercises

Russian anti-submarine ship arrives in Pakistan for international naval exercises

A Russian anti-submarine ship arrived in Pakistan for the Aman 2017 international naval exercises.

Feb 09, 2017, 13:00 PM IST

Russia flags war games with US ally Philippines

The Philippines, a former American colony, had for decades been one of the United States` most important and loyal allies in Asia. The two are bound by a mutual defence pact.
 

Jan 03, 2017, 14:07 PM IST
India to acquire Akula 2 class nuclear submarine from Russia for USD 2 billion

India to acquire Akula 2 class nuclear submarine from Russia for USD 2 billion

Russia has agreed to lease a second nuclear submarine to India in a deal which will cost around USD 2 billion.

Oct 19, 2016, 22:34 PM IST

Russian Navy joins Air Force in attacking IS targets in Syria

Russian warships based in the Caspian Sea have joined the country's air campaign against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria by launching over two dozen cruise missiles on targets of the terrorist group, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday.

Oct 08, 2015, 07:45 AM IST

Russian Navy evacuates over 300 from Yemen: Official

A Russian navy ship has evacuated 308 people of various nationalities from war-torn Yemen, a defence ministry official said Sunday.

Apr 12, 2015, 14:48 PM IST

Putin puts Northern Fleet on alert for Arctic exercises: Report

 President Vladimir Putin has ordered the Russian Navy`s Northern Fleet and paratrooper units to go on full alert as part of snap military exercises in the Arctic, RIA news agency quoted the defence minister as saying on Monday.

Mar 16, 2015, 14:27 PM IST

Work starts on Russian Navy's landing vessel Pyotr Morgunov

 Work has started on Russian Navy`s latest landing vessel, Pyotr Morgunov, media reported.

Dec 05, 2014, 10:59 AM IST

Russian Navy successfully tests new missile

The Russian Navy has successfully test-fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile for a second time in as many months, proving its reliability following a troublesome development.

Nov 29, 2014, 00:01 AM IST

Russia successfully test-fires new Navy missile

The Russian Navy has successfully test-fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile, proving its reliability after a long and troublesome development.

Oct 30, 2014, 01:52 AM IST

Russian navy starts drills in Black Sea

The Russian Black Sea Fleet has started its military drills, a media report said Saturday.

Jul 05, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

Armed men seize Ukrainian warship in Crimea

A group of armed men on Saturday seized control of the Slavutich, one of the last navy ships in Crimea still flying Ukraine`s flag, a government spokesman said.

Mar 23, 2014, 03:55 AM IST

Russian Navy conducts training exercises

Over 3,500 Russian naval infantry and coastal forces participated in unscheduled tactical exercises.

Mar 04, 2014, 02:01 AM IST

Russia not to use Ukraine`s naval aviation facility

Russia has decided to stop using Ukrainian naval aviation training facility, which it has been renting to train its carrier pilots since 1997, the government said here Tuesday.

Sep 11, 2013, 10:58 AM IST

Russia capable of saving nationals from Syria: Navy

The Russian naval forces stationed in the Mediterranean Sea are capable of evacuating its nationals from Syria if they receive such a order, the Navy said Friday.

Aug 31, 2013, 12:08 PM IST

Russia subs military with civilians at Syrian base

Russia has withdrawn all military personnel from its naval base in Syria and replaced them with civilian workers, the Defence Ministry said.

Jun 28, 2013, 08:16 AM IST

Russian Navy develops mini submarines

Russian shipbuilders are developing new "super mini" submarines, the United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) state holding company said Friday.

Mar 30, 2013, 10:07 AM IST

Russia to send permanent navy fleet to Mediterranean

The Russian Navy would station a permanent task force in the Mediterranean Sea, Admiral Viktor Chirkov said here Sunday.

Mar 17, 2013, 21:11 PM IST

‘Assad living on warship guarded by Russian navy’

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his family are living on a warship guarded by the Russian navy.

Jan 16, 2013, 18:32 PM IST