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Today the national unity Day aboard the missile cruiser “Marshal Ustinov”, performing tasks long cruise in the Central Atlantic took place the solemn events dedicated to the national holiday.

In the morning the construction on behalf of the Northern fleet commander Hero of Russia Vice-Admiral Alexander Moiseyev personnel were congratulated by the commander of a division of missile ships captain 1st rank Andrey Saloshin. For the crew of the cruiser prepared cultural program and gala dinner.

A few days later the cruiser reached the “Golden point” of Land where the equator intersects with the Prime Meridian. In honor of this event on the ship will be the Day of Neptune. According to old Maritime tradition, the sailors will pour sabotai sea water and will receive a personalized certificate of crossing the equator in the point where begins the earth’s coordinates.

RRC “Marshal Ustinov” came out of the main base of the Northern fleet – Severomorsk – 3 July to participate in the Main naval parade in St. Petersburg. After the parade the crew of the cruiser took part in the doctrine of the Navy of Russia “Ocean shield-2019”. Within two months, the ship operated in the Mediterranean, where he held a number of trainings, visited Algeria, Egypt, Turkey, Greece and Cyprus.

Since the beginning of the long voyage of the cruiser made more than 22 thousand nautical miles.

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