Russian Navy to boost its training activities by the end of 2019

Russian Navy (Voyenno-Morskoy Flot, VMF) is boosting its training activities, the head of the Naval Scientific and Research Center (Naval Academy) named after N G Kuznetsov (VUNTs VMF), Vice Admiral Vladimir Kasatonov told the official newspaper of the Ministry of Defense (MoD) Red Star (Krasnaya Zvezda).

Russian Navy to boost its training activities by the end of 2019 Russian Project 20380 Steregushchiy-class corvette Boykiy at IMDS, Russia (Picture source : Navy Recognition)

"The proportion of modern military hardware and training systems in service [with the VUNTs VMF] will have reached some 90% by the end of the year," said Kasatonov.

According to the Admiral, the center is introducing new training assets that allow the cadets to practice command and control over the Navy`s combined arms task forces. "We have recently adopted the Automatism tactical training system that integrates some 200 automated workseats into a single network. Thus, both cadets and Navy`s officers will be able to train their skills to conduct modern [naval] operations," said Kasatonov.

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