MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
Today, on the Day of the Radiation Chemical and Biological Defense Troops of the Russian Armed Forces, the Commander of the Northern Fleet, Hero of Russia, Admiral Alexander Moiseev, congratulated the specialists of the NBC fleet service on their professional holiday.
The commander of the fleet noted that today the military personnel and civilian specialists of the radiation safety services of the formations of nuclear submarines, RHBZ units of coastal units, air defense and aviation successfully cope with the assigned tasks. The weapons, military and special equipment of the RKhBZ troops and also the laboratory base are being gradually updated, instrumentation is being replaced with new samples.
The professional training of the specialists of the RHBZ of the fleet is at a traditionally high level, which is clearly shown by the good results of the participation of military personnel in various competitions of professional skill.
Admiral Alexander Moiseev stressed that the knowledge and skills of specialists in radiation, chemical and biological protection are in demand both in war and in peacetime. Competent organization of the work of the Northern Fleet’s RHBZ units in strict accordance with the requirements of the governing documents allows preventing possible accidents at high-risk facilities associated with the handling of radioactive and chemically hazardous substances, and in the event of emergencies, avoiding serious consequences for people and the environment.
The Fleet Commander noted the contribution of the RCBZ specialists to the trouble-free operation of surface ships with a nuclear power plant and nuclear submarines. Today, only the Northern Fleet has in its composition heavy nuclear missile cruisers of project 1144: “Peter the Great” and “Admiral Nakhimov” and the richest experience in their use.
Admiral Alexander Moiseyev wished all the military and civilian personnel of the Northern Fleet’s RHBZ service good health, good spirits and continued success in their professional activities.
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