Russian Warships Arrived in Malaysia to Participate in Exhibition
The unit of ships of the Pacific Fleet on Monday arrived on the Malay island of Langkawi for participation in the international exhibition of aerospace and naval equipment “LIMA – 2015”, the head of the press service of the Pacific Fleet, Captain 1st Rank Roman Martov told reporters on Monday.
After the visit on March 22, the Russian squadron of ships will continue to perform the task of further campaign in the Pacific Ocean.
“Today, the unit of ships of the Pacific Fleet including the large anti-submarine ship “Admiral Panteleyev”, the tanker “Pechenga” and the tug “SB-522″ under the command of Captain First Rank Alexander Potapov performing the tasks of military service in the Pacific, arrived at the Malaysian island of Langkawi,” Martov said.
He added that during the six-day visit to the Pacific Fleet it will take part in the international exhibition of aerospace and naval equipment “LIMA – 2015”, the official opening ceremony is scheduled for March 17.