Arrived in Vladivostok, a detachment of ships of the Indian Navy. A frigate, a Corvette and a tanker solemnly greeted at the main base of the Pacific fleet. The purpose of the visit - development of cooperation between sailors of the two countries.
First to the pier of Vladivostok raises the frigate "Sahyadri". Then in the mist shows the Corvette "Kirch". Ships under the Indian flag off the coast of Vladivostok is not exotic. Almost every year they go to a seaside port. Since 2003 conducted joint Russian-Indian exercise "Indra". This year they will unfold in the seaside landfill in late summer. And while the program of the meeting is a sports competition with sailors of the Pacific fleet, a joint concert. Four days of stay of Indians in Vladivostok will be intense.
After the official ceremony, the tour of the ship. Senior assistant captain shows pictures of the crew. On Board the "Sahyadri" serve 220 people. Visit the friendly, informal. Therefore, any citizen will be able to get on Board the Indian war frigate. The Indian project, but some elements of the weapons - Russian development. Tomorrow's sailors sports day - with the officers of the Pacific fleet, they will play football and volleyball, and even try their hand at tug of war. Under the trips will be given away the last 2 days of stay of Indians in Vladivostok.
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