Submarine with “Caliber” was spotted in the Black Sea
Illustrative photo/caliber rocket
Operational Command “South” recorded a Russian submarine equipped with four “Caliber” in the Black Sea, which is on combat duty, the head of the Joint Coordinating Press Center of the Defense Forces OK “South” said on the air of the telethon Natalia Gumenyuk.
"We understand that most likely they are really preparing and this may be such a definite sign. Aviation is working out training flights, they are changing their place of deployment. It is no longer calm at their airfields, where there is always cotton ". Therefore, they need to go through coherence regarding the new location. Now we are observing and can confirm that one submarine equipped with four “Caliber” was fixed. on combat duty in the Black Sea now and two ships from the group, which most likely reconnoiter the surface situation, cover it,” said Gumenyuk.
The head of the press center emphasized that it was probably from these ships that the Russian Federation launches UAVs for reconnaissance at the operational-tactical level. However, Ukrainian air defense successfully shoots them down in the Mykolaiv and Odessa regions: “This indicates an increase in activity in collecting information, as a rule, this happens just before preparing for the strike.” Air defense, critical and social infrastructure.
Regarding attack drones, Gumenyuk replied that they are sometimes detected in the directions of positions, they try to use Lancets.
"We know that they are ready apply “Shaheda”, most likely, in a combined way during a missile attack, when there are planes in the air. This will disperse the attention of air defense,” Gumenyuk added.
Prepared by: Nina Petrovich