June 30, 2016 - One reason for the removal from office of the Baltic Fleet Command called a distortion of reality in the reports. Central Navy Portal recalls that discrepancy actually the events with their official versions occurred regularly in other Russian fleets. The editors made a selection of the ten incidents in the Navy, who were trying to hide.
THE EXPLOSION ON THE CRUISER MOSKVA
Date: September 7, 2009 What happened: On board the flagship of the Black Sea Fleet
exploded a steam boiler in the engine room. Burns got a few members of the crew. The official version: The press service of the Black Sea Fleet told reporters that the explosion and fire aboard the Moscow - disinformation. After some time, this message has already been refuted, this time the central press service of the Russian Navy. "September 7 had been a case of one of the rooms of smoke auxiliary machinery compartment smoke source was quickly localized and removed," he told reporters.
THE CLASH WITH THE MILITARY LANDING SHIP & TANKER
Date: August 4, 2013 What happened: In the Novorossiysk port raid encounter a large amphibious ship Black Sea Fleet Alexander Shabalin and military tanker Ilim. BDK was holed above the waterline. The official version: Comments on the causes of the incident the Navy press service did not give, but reported the incident to the officer noted that he tried to hide from his command.
|Damage BDK Alexander Shabalin ForPost|
Date: May 2014 What happened: When mooring in Kronstadt there was a pile on the pier training ship Smolny. Damage to the stern of the required repairs to the Kronstadt sea plant. The official version: The press service of the Western Military District, told reporters that the production at the plant is a planned event: "This is due to the need to carry out dock inspection of the hull after a month's campaign and to prepare the ship for combat service tasks that he will this year. Such events poslepohodovogo maintenance are all, without exception, the Russian Navy ships after returning to their places of permanent deployment."
FIRE AT SSK UST-KAMCHATSK
Date: August 3, 2014 What happened: At the pier in Vilyuchinsk burned diesel-electric submarine Ust-Kamchatsk. The fire engulfed an area of 12 sq.m. The official version: The press service of the Eastern Military District reported that the ship passed the planned exercises.
FIRE ON THE CORVETTE GUARDING
Date: April 2015 What happened: During the exercises in the aft engine room corvette Guarding there was a fire. To return to the base of the ship had to resort to the help of the tug. The official version: The press service of the Western Military District towing corvette named teachings. "At the final stage of the exercise squad worked to assist one of the ships, suspended in distress, and towed it to the point of permanent bases," quoted by the media of the official representative of the military district.
LOSS SAILORS CRUISER MOSKVA
Date: May 2015 What happened: Two sailors held military service, jumped on board the cruiser Moscow in the Mediterranean Sea. One of them was later found dead, two missing persons. The official version: The representatives of the Russian Navy on the incident not reported missing conscripts officially confirmed only military investigators. Later, the missing sailors accused of desertion.
FLOODING TOWED FLOATING TARGET
Date: May 23, 2015 What happened: During towing floating workshop PM-140 Pacific Fleet, which was used as a target for missile launches, to its board began flowing water, which led to the flooding of the ship. Sunken target is not fascinated for a lift to the bottom just for a timely burst of war. The official version: organs of information support of the Navy declined to comment. The accident, endanger the safety of the crew of the tug, became known thanks to the roller posted on video hosting, removed from the ship's side.
THE DEATH WARRANT OFFICER SSBNS BRYANSK DURING A DIVE
Date: July 2015 What happened: During the dive the nuclear submarine Bryansk to flood the ship's wheelhouse was a midshipman. His body was found after the ascent. The official version: At the time, investigators of the Northern Fleet have begun to conduct inquiry into the incident, the Federation Council press service said that "on the eve of Navy Day in the Barents Sea was not a scientist We have no information. about this incident. "
FIRE ON DECOMMISSIONED SUBMARINES KRASNOYARSK
Date: April 29, 2016 What happened: Recyclable in Northeast repair center nuclear submarine Krasnoyarsk caught fire during hot work. The official version: In the Far East Division of the United Shipbuilding Corporation, the fire was called teachings. "On the eve of holidays there freelance exercises were conducted doused the body, it is really burning, black smoke was there practiced liquidation event..", - Reported in the Far Eastern center of shipbuilding and ship repair.
COLLISION SSK KRASNODAR
Date: April 2016 What happened: On the Baltic Fleet was a navigation accident involving Andrew's recently raised the flag of the submarine Krasnodar. As a result, the ship returned to the Admiralty Shipyards, where experts have launched reconstruction work in the area of the fence sliding devices. The official story: Discovered in the Russian Defense Ministry has commented on the incident no one, but an anonymous source in the Navy confirmed to journalists the fact of "navigational accident."
|Submarine project 636.3 Krasnodar in the Admiralty Shipyards. Central Navy Portal, Andrey Sergeev|
Central Navy Portal has no reliable information about whether the above scenes were hidden from the superior command as well as from the public and the media. According to reports, the incident with the Smolny tried to cover up at the regional level, but it was made public, and for a month delayed sending crews to France Russian Mistral. After that, the Smolny and several other ships of the Baltic fleet were replaced by commanders. June 29, 2016 the command of the Baltic Fleet was ousted from office "for serious shortcomings in the organization of training, daily operations forces, take all necessary measures to improve the conditions of the placement of personnel, lack of concern for his subordinates, as well as distortions in the real state of affairs reports." The decision was adopted directly Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.