2017 September 13 18:01

RF Navy’s major landing ship Alexander Otrakovsky sailed off to long-distance voyage

The Alexander Otrakovsky major landing ship of RF Navy’s Northern Fleet left the NF main base in Severomorsk for the Barents Sea taking a course to the western parts of the Atlantic, says press center of RF Defence Ministry.

In course of the long-distance voyage that started on September 12 the MLS crew will practise safety of navigation as well as other maritime activity in critical areas of the oceans.

Moreover, the crew is to train in all types of defence en route, and damage control.