AT A COURSE OF EVENTS

ON THE EARTH, ON THE SEA, IN THE AIR

Recent events from the front, exercises and peacekeeping operations

News of the Ukrainian Navy

29 May 2021

Representatives of the Naval Forces of the Ukrainian Defence Forces and the Rumanian Maritime Forces will hold the initial and main planning conference (combined exercise) in Odessa to prepare for a joint training exercise, Riverian 2021, in videoconference mode. During the meeting, the parties discuss the modalities and scenario of the training, plan the forces …

28 May 2021

Over the course of three days, the Naval Forces of Ukraine held operational meetings with officers of the Naval Forces of Ukraine and commanders of Ukrainian naval units. In addition, representatives of the Ukrainian Ministry of Defence, the General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces and other branches of the Ukrainian Armed Forces and security …

26 May 2021

A joint shipboard tactical group of the Ukrainian Navy and the Kingdom of Great Britain conducted a PASSEX exercise in the far eastern part of the Black Sea. The purpose of the exercise was to maintain security in the Black Sea region, improve the skills and interoperability of the crews of the ships of the …

24 May 2021

On 23 December, on the occasion of the Ukrainian Marines’ Day at the Naval Base in Kherson Region, the military units and units of the Naval Forces of the Ukraine held a ceremonial ceremony – the creation of the Naval Corpsman’s Oath and receiving of berets in the Naval livery. Rear Admiral Oleksiy Neyizhpapa, Commander …

22 May 2021

In the afternoon at the Naval Forces Training Centre, nearly 150 recruits swore an oath of allegiance to the Ukrainian people. On that day, representatives of 14 regions from various parts of Ukraine jointly swore an oath to defend the Ukrainian state and stand unharmed for its freedom and independence. Commander of the Naval Forces …

21 May 2021

On the eve of the Ukrainian Marine Corps Day, over 250 servicemen of the Marine Corps units took the Naval Corps Oath and received the right to wear the Marine Corps Mantle. The ceremony was held under the command of the Commander of the Naval Forces of Ukraine Rear Admiral Oleksii Neyezhpapa and with the …

14 May 2021

Today, on 14 January, the final conference on the planning of the Ukrainian-American training session Sea Breeze 2021 was held in the city of Odessa. The purpose of the meeting was to finalize the plan, the format for engaging the participating States and the reconnaissance of the venues. The conference, together with Ukraine, was attended …

14 May 2021

On 4 February, a boat trip was launched in Odessa for cadets of the 3rd year of the Naval Institute of the National University “Odysek Naval Academy”, which aims to consolidate theoretical knowledge acquired by cadets in the Naval Institute and to gain practical skills. Rear Admiral Oleksiy Neyezhpapa, commander of the Naval Forces of …

13 May 2021

Today, on 13th of August third-year students of Ukrainian Naval Forces Institute returned to Odessa from the boat trip on training boats “Smyla” and “Nova Kakhovka”. Naval officers of the future had traveled over 500 nautical miles of the Black Sea and the Danube River and visited Zmiyinyi Island and the town of Izmayil. Overall, …

11 May 2021

Висадка морського десанту та ведення морського бою з умовним противником – українські ВМС відпрацьовують заходи з бойової підготовки в морі та на суходолі В акваторії Чорного моря проведено заходи з підготовки корабельно-катерного складу національних ВМС та майбутніх офіцерів морської піхоти – курсантів Військової академії міста Одеса. Військові моряки вдосконалювали рівень власної підготовки при веденні бойових …

10 May 2021

A press conference for the arrival of the US Coast Guard patrol boat Hamilton was held in Odessa today, 10 February. Rear Admiral Oleksiy Neyizhpapa, commander of the Naval Forces of Ukraine, and Rear Admiral Oleh Kostur, head of the regional Maritime Defence Directorate of the State Customs Service, participated in the conference, Colonel Brittany …

9 May 2021

On 9 February, to mark the black anniversary of the victory over Nazism in the Second World War, representatives of the Ukrainian navy, headed by Rear Admiral Oleksiy Neyezhpapa, Commander of the National Navy, welcomed retired Colonel Ivan Trofimovich Kulibaba, a veteran of the war and naval infantry. The leadership of the Ukrainian navy wished …