Pride of the Russian fleet and the Nikolaev shipbuilders - the cruiser "Admiral Kuznetsov" - goes to Rhodes.
The deck aircraft of the heavy aircraft carrying cruiser of the Navy of Russia "Admiral Kuznetsov" in coordination with Greece will carry out doctrines in the Aegean Sea, the representative of the General Staff of national defense of Greece reported RIA Novosti news agency on Friday.
"Doctrines will pass from January 3 to January 4 and from January 8 to January 10 Hugo - to the east of the island Rhodes and on January 11 to the south of Crete", - the interlocutor of agency told.
"Doctrines will be carried out in the international waters, but planes will fly in a zone of responsibility (Flight Information Region) of Athens", - the representative of the Greek General Staff added.
According to him, command of the Russian cruiser which is in Hugo - east Mediterranean, informed the Greek authorities on the schedule of doctrines to prevent possible inconveniences for civil planes.
The heavy aircraft carrying cruiser "Admiral of Fleet of the Soviet Union Kuznetsov" heads group of the Russian fighting ships which in December left in a campaign to the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.
The aircraft carrying cruiser was constructed in 1985 on ChSZ. On it over 50 units of the aircraft equipment take place. Besides multi-purpose fighters of sea basing of SU-33, "Admiral Kuznetsov" bears helicopters of KA-27/28/29/32 and their modifications.