Short Navy abbreviation to denote the Navy of the Russian Federation.
It is believed that his story fleet in Russia began in the 9th century, but the true dawn of the fleet, of course - during the reign of Emperor Peter the Great.
At the official level usually celebrated annuallyDay of the Navy of the Russian Federation on the last Sunday of July. It marks the day of the Navy on the basis of the decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR "On holidays and memorial days", which was signed on October 1, 1980. This day is dedicated to all people who have linked their lives with activities for the protection of maritime borders of Russia, as well as people who are directly related to combat training ships, offshore units and training bases, naval officials institutions.
Today, the Russian navy - is the Baltic Fleet,Black Sea Fleet, Northern Fleet and the Pacific Fleet and the Caspian Flotilla. Every year the family grows combat and patrol vessels, which are not rarely have the latest equipment and the navigation system, which no one else in the world. After a protracted crisis of perestroika times that fleet survived with dignity, has been developed special program, under which more than 40 naval vessels will be delivered by the Navy until 2015, it is expected the construction of nuclear submarines, frigates.
In 2012, we were put in combat diesel submarine B-90 "Sarov", DPL B-585 "St. Petersburg", frigate "Yaroslav the Wise", corvette "Guarding", "savvy" and "Dagestan".
Day of Memory
Navy Day in Russia - this is not just anotherholiday, event, memory of people who died in sea battles, the sadness of separation from loved ones and family, it's an honor that everyone should be given in memory of the heroes of the sea. The Navy for many centuries, stands on guard about and keeps the country's defense. To overestimate the importance of the Navy difficult.
It is worth noting that the establishment of the fleet itself wasthe need for Russia at the turn of 17-18 centuries, as the country grapples with the territorial and political isolation. And in the reign of the great King Peter I, it was decided to establish a Russian fleet.
Advanced from a technical point of view, the Russian nuclear submarine K-152 "Nerpa" handed over to Indian leasing.
Tsar Peter the Great, who relied on the Westernexperience, was well aware that without the development of the fleet and its further movement, the country will not be able to move to other frontiers. His work was truly a large-scale, is already more than 40 113 sailing and rowing boats were manufactured and launched in 1700.
Currently, the Russian Navy is the view of the Russian Armed Forces and is intended to protect and warfare. The composition of the Navy:
- Surface forces,
- Submarine forces,
- Coastal troops, including Marines,
- Naval aviation.