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The summer training period began in the formations and units of the Troops and Forces in the North-East of Russia, as well as in the Submarine Forces of the Pacific Fleet. On this occasion, rallies were held in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and Vilyuchinsk with the participation of the command of the naval associations.

The commander of the troops and forces in the northeast of Russia, Vice Admiral Alexander Yuldashev, was present at the general formation of the military personnel of the coastal missile formation. He congratulated the subordinates on the successful completion of the winter training semester and recalled that at the end of last year, the association was recognized as the best in the Pacific Fleet. Good results have been shown over the past six months. In particular, a bilateral battalion tactical exercise of the Kamchatka Marine Corps was conducted, a tactical group of a mixed aviation regiment of 5 Il-38 and Il-38N anti-submarine aircraft at once worked out a set of measures to search, detect and track submarines of a simulated enemy using on-board anti-submarine systems, tasks minesweepers and small anti-submarine ships decided at sea.

Vice-Admiral Alexander Yuldashev noted that the summer training period will be intensive in terms of combat training: tactical ship groups will go out to sea with missile and artillery firing, participation in a brigade tactical exercise in the Primorsky operational direction. The forces of the grouping will provide combat duty for air defense by fighter aircraft and anti-aircraft missile systems in places of permanent deployment. The execution of live fires is to be carried out at state ranges.

In the Submarine Forces, the celebrations marking the start of the new training six months were held under the leadership of Rear Admiral Valery Varfolomeev, Deputy Commander of the Forces of the Hero of Russia. He briefly spoke about the tasks that the crews of nuclear-powered ships were solving at sea and set tasks for the subordinate units for the short and long term.

Solemn events in honor of the beginning of the new training period ended with a general passage of servicemen under the flags of associations.

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