2016 April 4 15:18

Admiral Essen guard ship arrived at the Northern Fleet

Admiral Essen guard ship of 11356 project arrived in Severomorsk, the main base of the Northern Fleet, says press center of RF Defence Ministry.

During the trip, crews of Vice Admiral Kulakov and Admiral Essen practiced joint maneuvering, checked communication, navigation and radiotechnic systems of the guard ship.

The ship crew is to continue trials of equipment and armament systems with performing firing at combat training ranges in the Baltic Sea. 

After performing assigned tasks within the state trials, the ship is to return in Kaliningrad to be prepared for being put into service of the Russian Navy.