Sea Cup 2019 preliminaries kick off in Kamchatka
The Sea Cup 2019 is a contest among surface ship crews. It includes about 30 nominations. In Kamchatka, the crews of about 10 warships and boats of the Russian North-East water area guard will compete for the right to represent the formation in the next stages, says press center of RF Defence Ministry.
Sailors will compete for the title of the best commander of a warship, combat unit, naval crew, demonstrate skills in anchoring and unanchoring, fighting for survivability and saving people behind, as well as in the destruction of a floating mine, artillery shooting at the shield target and air targets.
The winners will qualify for the April's contest to compete with the Pacific Fleet's teams. The last round of the competition is scheduled for June and will be held at the Naval Academy of the Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Kuznetsov at the Naval Training Center.