Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation visits Nadezhda sailing ship (photo)
On June 14, 2016 Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation Maksim Sokolov and President of OAO “RzhD” Oleg Belozerov visited Nadezhda sailing ship participating in the International Exhibition and Logistics “Тransport Logistic China – 2016” in China, says press center of Rosmorport.
Deputy Head of Rosmorrechflot Viktor Vovk and General Director of FSUE “Rosmorport” Andrey Tarasenko reported to the minister on vessel navigation and cadets training progress.
Maksim Sokolov met with cadets, that do practical navigation training, on board and wished them new interesting cruises and victories. Cadets, in turn, demonstrated setting fore-and-aft rig. At the end of the meeting there was held a bunfight, during which the future sailors asked the head of the department all questions.
Sailing ship’s proceeding from Vladivostok to Shanghai took a bit more than 10 days: on June 13 the vessel was already moored at the seaport.