The missile ship and two missile boats of the Russian Federation Black Sea Fleet have completed the destruction of sea and air targets in sea exercises, the source informed, citing the so-called Head of the information department of the Black Sea Fleet Vyacheslav Truhachev.
“The air-cushion missile ship Samum, the R-239 and R-60 missile boats conducted exercise to work out a missile strike at the detachment of enemy ships, as well as communications exercises, joint maneuvering, and air defense of a detachment of ships with artillery firing on air targets. Later, the ships from the Crimean naval base performed a joint artillery fire on the sea towed shield,” Trukhachev informed.
Moreover, Su-30SM fighters, Su-24M front bombers and Be-12 amphibious aircraft were engaged in the exercises as well.
Earlier, on May 15, a separate coastal missile brigade of the Black Sea Fleet conducted training to work out missile strikes at the sea target with coastal mobile complexes.