LANTAMAL I Welcomes ASEAN PARTICIPANT VIETNAM warships - RUSSIA NAVAL EXERCISE 2021
|Posted By : Admin, 28/11/2021 12:47 WIB, : 27|
|Deputy Commander of the Main Naval Base (Wadan Lantamal) I Belawan Marine Colonel Amir Kasman who represented Danlantamal I accompanied by Main Officials and Kasatker Lantamal I welcomed the arrival of the Vietnam Navy warship Ly Thai To 012, at Pier 104 Belawan International Container Terminal (BICT) , Belawan, North Sumatra, Sunday (28/11).|
The arrival of the Vietnam Navy warship Ly Thai To with hull number 012 to Belawan is to support the Asean - Russia Naval Exercise which will take place from December 1 to December 3, 2021.
In this activity, the Ly Thai To 012 ship will join the Navy warship KRI RE.Martadinata-331 as well as 6 warships from other Asean countries including the Russian warship RFS Admiral Penteleyev to conduct joint exercises in the waters of Belawan to Sabang waters.
The ARNEX exercise will be attended by 10 Asean Countries (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) plus Russia, which is planned to involve warships and aircraft such as Indonesia and KRI RE. Martadinata-331, 1 CN-235 aircraft and 1 Panther helicopter, Russia with RFS Admiral Penteleyev Destroyer type and 1 KAMOV helicopter, Singapore with RSS Vigour, Malaysia with KD Lekiu and 1 Superking Helicopter, Thailand with HTMS Kraburi Frigate type, Myanmar with UMS Kyan Sit That frigate type, Vietnam with LY Thai To and Brunei with KDB Daruttaqwa from Corvette type.
The Asean Russia Naval Exercise 2021 is the first to be held with the theme "Joint Actions to Ensure the Safety of Maritime Economic Activity and Civil Navigations".