Navy Day celebrations
Vladimir Putin reviewed the Main Naval Parade. Taking part in the parade were over 4,000 sailors from the Baltic, Northern, Black Sea fleets and the Caspian Flotilla, over 40 ships and boats of various class as well as a group of naval aircraft.
The President visited the Nakhimov Naval Academy where he inspected a new multi-purpose building and learned about the amenities provided to cadets.
The Supreme Commander-in-Chief also congratulated Navy personnel on Russia's Navy Day at a reception held at the Admiralty.