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Friday, April 28, 2017

The new commander of the Baltic fleet became the “Chernomorets” Alexander Nosatov

Vice-Admiral Alexander Nosatov appointed commander of the Baltic fleet. The decree, as it became known today, has signed on Saturday, 17 September, President Putin. The reason for the removal of the previous commander Viktor Kravchuk, and 36 other admirals and officers of the Baltic fleet, became serious shortcomings in combat training”.

photo: vka.mil.ru

New fleet commander Alexander Nosatov was appointed immediately — June 30, 2016, defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has appointed him only to the position of acting commander of the Baltic fleet.

In recent years to appoint the first man to the position of acting, and only then, looking closer to it closely, to say in the post, was in the army a notable practice. For example, in the same way at the time, was appointed commander of the southern military district Janitors, first commander of the group in Syria.

On Vice-Admiral knows what he is 53 years old, he hails from the Crimea, and more precisely — from Sevastopol. At the end of the black sea higher naval school named. Nakhimov served in the Pacific fleet. There he passed a way from the commander of anti-aircraft missile batteries of the destroyer “Resistant” to the commander of a destroyer “Fast”.

With the Baltic sea fate brings Nosatova more from 2009 to 2012, when, after graduating from the Military Academy of the General staff of the armed forces of the Russian Federation Alexander Mikhailovich served as commander of the Baltic naval base.

From then until the recent appointment as commander of the Baltic fleet of Nosatov served on the Black sea, from the Deputy commander of the black sea fleet has “grown up” first Deputy commander of the black sea fleet.

New Baltic fleet commander Aleksandr Mikhailovich Nosatov has rdana “For military merits” “For sea merits” and medals of the USSR and the Russian Federation.


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