Garrisons, formations and units of the Pacific Fleet celebrated the 284th anniversary of its foundation, Head of the Information Security Department (Vladivostok)of the EMD press service, captain 1st rank Roman Martov told RIA Novosti.
The Pacific Fleet occupies one of the leading positions in providing security for civilian shipping in the Gulf of Aden. And these days another detachment is located in the area, ensuring the safety of civilian shipping in the north-western Indian Ocean. The summer training period, which starts on June 1, will not be less stressful for the fleet. In addition to exercises and tasks of combat service, the Pacific Fleet plans to hold the second stage of the “Sea cooperation – 2015” international exercise with the Chinese Navy.