The beginning of the boat trip of the 3rd year cadets of the Naval Institute

5 Jul 2020 ID:6852 Переглядів:8,702

On July 5, the training boats “Chigirin” and “Smila” went to sea and began navigating practice as part of a boat trip (summer sea practice). It is symbolic that the boats went to sea on a holiday – the Day of the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

During 14 days, the cadets of the Institute of the Navy will practice practical skills of carrying a watch, operation of weapons and technical means of the navigator’s combat unit and navigation safety of the boat. The cadets will fulfill the duties of a navigator during the voyage, improve special and naval training, will train to rescue people who were overboard and in the struggle for the survival of the ship.

This year cadets will visit ports of Ochakov and Nikolaev and will overcome about 500 sea miles. During the campaign, future naval officers will follow NATO standards, in particular, will apply the guidelines and requirements for the work of ships of the North Atlantic Alliance.