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Russia announces naval drills in ‘east Mediterranean’

Moscow: Russia's defence ministry on Thursday said it will hold naval drills in the "east Mediterranean" in September and October, as the West frets...

Russia, US, China Returning to Battleships Era

Maybe it's time to build new big battleships, American scholar Robert Farley suggests, adding that he expects the return of the era of big...

Russia’s Lider-Class Nuclear Destroyer Project Hits Pentagon’s Raw Nerve

Amidst the US/NATO's saber-rattling and muscle flexing in Europe the US' thought leaders and military strategists are still largely unnerved by Russia's consistent military...

China-Russia Joint Drill Not Aimed At Any Third Party

Chinese and Russian naval forces on Monday launched a joint naval exercise in the southern Russian port city of Novorossiysk. Code-named "Joint Sea 2015-I",...

Will Russia build a fleet of supercarriers

Russian defense officials' plans to build a supercarrier have been scrutinized at home and abroad. However, the idea could have a surprisingly practical...

Borey-Class Nuclear Submarines to Serve Russian Fleet Until 2050

Eight Borey-class nuclear submarines will join the Russian Navy by 2020 and will be the backbone of Russia's marine nuclear forces. "The Borey can...

Russia Grows Maritime Potential, Returns to Global Geopolitics

Russia returns to global politics, signaling of intention to regain its geopolitical positions as a naval power. Ekaterina Blinova - Russia is growing its...

Russian Navy to Receive 50 New Vessels

The Russian Navy will receive 50 vessels of different kinds in 2015, Navy Commander Viktor Chirkov reported. The Navy's shipbuilding program has been planned from...
Project 877

Russia Successfully Tests Anti-Submarine System

Russia has successfully tested its newest anti-submarine system, which features anti-torpedo capabilities, during military exercises in the Baltic Sea. Russia’s stealth corvette Soobrazitelny has successfully...
Mistral Class Warship

Russia Sends France Formal Inquiry on Non-Delivery of Mistral Warship

Moscow has sent Paris an official inquiry for an explanation of why a Mistral helicopter carrier was not delivered to Russia according to an...