Russia: Black Sea Fleet Air Defense Regiment Obtains Combat Colors

first_imgBack to overview,Home naval-today Russia: Black Sea Fleet Air Defense Regiment Obtains Combat Colors View post tag: Russia View post tag: Navy View post tag: sea In accordance with defense minister’s order, Black Sea Fleet (BSF) Air Defense Regiment obtained combat colors and associated certificate signed by the President of the Russian Federation.Traditional flag-nailing ceremony was carried out the day before the official event. The cloth was attached to a flagpole with special nails. Fifteen best servicemen of the regiment headed by its commander Col. Andrei Litvinov were awarded the right to attend the ceremony.The triumphant color-handing ceremony was directed by BSF Commander Rear Admiral Alexander Fedotenkov. His assistant archpriest Alexander Bondarenko consecrated the cloth.The flag was brought along the line of servicemen, and then the regiment personnel paraded under the new colors for the first time.[mappress]Naval Today Staff, December 15, 2011; Image: mil Training & Education View post tag: Obtains Share this article View post tag: Naval View post tag: Black December 15, 2011 View post tag: Regiment View post tag: News by topic View post tag: Colors View post tag: fleet View post tag: Combat View post tag: air View post tag: Defense Russia: Black Sea Fleet Air Defense Regiment Obtains Combat Colorslast_img read more