The S-400 and S-300 air defense systems on the Kola Peninsula and Novaya Zemlya put on the high combat readiness during the exercise - Northern Fleet
Submarines and ships of the Russian Northern Fleet deployed to sea during the exercise - the fleet statement
Major exercises involving ships, nuclear submarines and air defense began in the Arctic with the forces of the Russian Northern Fleet under the leadership of the commander of Russian Navy
US watching Russian moves in the Arctic closely "We're monitoring it very closely.we're watching this" per @PentagonPresSec "Nobody wants to see the Arctic as a region become militarized"
The repair of the Losharik nuclear submarine manned vehicle will take up to four years.
Two strategic missile carriers of the Russian Federation Tu-160 flew over the Barents and Norwegian Seas, according to the Russian Ministry of Defense.
Russia has succeeded in improving the security of the Arctic, creating troops capable of effectively responding to threats, Medvedev said.
1 month ago
RAF RC-135W Rivet Joint RRR7223 active off the coast of Murmansk Russian Northern Fleet's headquarters
Four American bombers flew deterrence mission over Arctic Circle last night. Two B-2 stealth bombers joined two B-1 bombers north of Iceland: Air Force
's Gen VanHerck agrees with the assessment from @SenAngusKing that the treaty especially needed with developments in the Arctic
Russian mining giant Norilsk Nickel says it has paid a nearly $2 billion fine for a giant fuel spill in the Arctic last year
2 month ago
Air Force: B-1 bombers flew first deterrence patrol from Norway over Barents Sea, escorted by Norwegian playmates
Yamal: The fire at the Gazprom Yubileiny gas field has been extinguished. Production stopped
2 month ago
Russian announced closed zone north to Norway for missile launches from 18th to 24th February
3 month ago
Two strategic missile carriers Tu-160 flew over the neutral waters of the Barents, Greenland and Norwegian seas, the Russian Ministry of Defense reported
3 month ago
Two Tu-160 strategic bombers of the Russian Air Force conducted the flight over the Arctic Ocean, the White and Barents Seas on January 19
Lavrov told the Norwegian Foreign Minister that "Oslo's military activity" near Russia's borders has negative consequences for the Arctic. Norwegian FM Eriksen Søreide called for the release of Alexei Navalny
Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov held talks with his Norwegian counterpart, Eriksen Søreide and noted the "deterioration of the security situation" in the Far North
Russian Ministry of Defense announced MiG-31BM interceptors were deployed on the Novaya Zemlya archipelago for "experimental combat duty." This means Foxhounds are stationed at the Rogachevo Air Base
4 month ago
Fishing vessel "Onega" sank in the Barents Sea near Novaya Zemlya. According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, there were 19 fishermen on board, two were rescued. 17 people were missing. According to preliminary information, the icing of the vessel became the cause of the incident. The search for fishermen continues.
Norway supreme court approved the government's plans for Arctic oil exploration after dismissing a lawsuit by environmental campaigners
4 month ago
Russia: Newer multipurpose nuclear submarine K-561 Kazan conducted a test firing of White Sea waters with an Onyx anti-ship cruise missile at a naval target
NATO moves exercises closer to Russia's northern borders, Russian Northern Fleet says
5 month ago
Russia: The new guided missile frigate "Admiral Golovko ", the third representative of project 22350 will join the Northern Fleet by the end of 2021." (Commander of the Northern Fleet, Vice-Admiral Alexander Moiseev)
MiG-31BM high-altitude interceptors of Russia's Pacific Fleet's naval aviation took up combat duty at the Anadyr Airport in the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug (northeastern coast facing Alaska), the press service of the Pacific Fleet reported.
Russia: The nuclear-powered multipurpose submarine Kazan successfully fired the Onyx anti-ship cruise missile into the White Sea. (Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation)
Russia test-launched Tsirkon hypersonic missile in the Barents Sea. Ministry of Defense claims that missile has hit naval target 450kms away with speed over 8 Mach
5 month ago
Apparently @FCDOGovUK has a possible terror threat concerns in the British Antarctic Territory
Arctic sea ice at record low October levels: Danish Meteorological Institute
6 month ago
Nothing even comes close to 2020 in records for sea ice along the Siberian Arctic.