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In the main base of the Northern Fleet, the city of Severomorsk, a dress rehearsal of the celebrations dedicated to the Day of the Russian Navy was held, postponed due to difficult hydrometeorological conditions. Today the weather made it possible to hold military and naval parades, as well as a theatrical military-sports festival on Primorskaya Square and in the Kola Bay, although the air temperature was about 8 degrees, and the wind speed in gusts reached 10 meters per second. In order to prevent hypothermia of the personnel, all elements of the festive events were worked out as quickly and smoothly as possible.

In the morning, servicemen of a separate company of the RKhBZ, for preventive purposes, carried out a special treatment of the Primorskaya Square and the spectator stands.

Also in the morning on the North Sea roadstead of the Kola Bay, ships of small displacement approached the anchorage site, moored at the berths due to strong winds.

The dress rehearsal was headed by the commander of the Northern Fleet, Hero of Russia, Admiral Alexander Moiseev. He received a military parade and walked around the formation of ships on a boat.

The naval parade was attended by the crews of the Pyotr Veliky heavy nuclear missile cruiser, the Novomoskovsk and Kazan submarine missile cruisers, the Severomorsk large anti-submarine ship and the Ushakov destroyer, the Georgy Pobedonosets large landing ship, the sea and the base minesweepers “Vladimir Gumanenko”, “Yelnya” and “Solovetsky Yunga”, the small anti-submarine ship “Snezhnogorsk” and the border patrol ship “Devoted”.

Actors of the Drama Theater of the Northern Fleet, military personnel of the marines, crews of vessels of the hydrographic service and auxiliary fleet and helicopter pilots were also involved in the military sports festival.

The traditional episodes of the combat employment of various naval forces, from sweeping sea mines to searching for submarines and seizing the coast by naval paratroopers, were worked out.

All servicemen involved in the dress rehearsal of the festive events have undergone medical examination and vaccination against the new coronavirus infection.

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