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The crews of the submarine (submarine) Kolpino and the sea minesweeper (mtsch) I. Golubets of the Black Sea Fleet (Black Sea Fleet) conducted a joint exercise to overcome the minefields set by the imaginary enemy ships in the Black Sea.

The exercise was held in accordance with the combat training plan for the Black Sea Fleet’s naval forces.

According to the plan of the exercise, “Kolpino” ascended in a given square in the immediate vicinity of the reconnoitered conventional minefield of the enemy. To ensure its passage through the “minefield”, the mtshch “I. Golubets” arrived in the area, the crew of which, using trawling equipment, ensured the passage of the submarine on the surface through the dangerous area.

Also, the crew of the Ka-27PS search and rescue helicopter of the Naval Aviation and the Black Sea Fleet Air Defense was involved in the exercise, which accompanied the submarine when passing minefields.

After overcoming the mine hazard area, the crew of the Kolpino submarine performed a dive and continued working out the assigned tasks in the Black Sea.

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