Russian Northern Fleet has conducted Arctic exercises
New series of exercises of the Northern Fleet have been conducted in Tiksi Bay of Yakutia, reported the press service of the Ministry of Defense. They were aimed at the protection of the island and continental Arctic borders of Russia
Besides, the purpose of the exercise was to develop ways of interaction between the the Arctic Nothern fleet various units during the landing on an unequipped coast, captured by conditional enemy.
Such exercises are often conducted in the Arctic. For example, airborne exercises take place on Novaya and Severnaya Zemlya, on Taimyr, Cape Chelyuskin and on the Novosibirsk Islands. For the second time they have been conducted in Tiksi Bay of Yakutia.