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Navy day 2019 in St. Petersburg

The history of the Navy Day in Russia and the program of events in St. Petersburg on this day
NAVY DAY 2019 IN ST. PETERSBURG
The history of the Navy Day in Russia and the program of events in St. Petersburg on this day

About the history of the Navy Day

The emergence and development of the Russian fleet began under the first Russian Emperor Peter I. It was he who realized the initiative to build a military fleet. Despite its long history, its own holiday appeared in the Russian fleet only in the USSR, on June 22, 1939. The tradition to celebrate the Navy Day on the last Sunday of July appeared a little later, in 1980. The final status of the state Russian Federation holiday he received in 2006.
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Program of the event in 2019
Celebration of the Navy Day in 2019 will be held on July 28. A striking event will be the main parade of the Navy. It will be attended by warships of four Russian naval fleets — the Baltic, Northern, Black Sea and Pacific, Caspian divisions, as well as naval aviation. In the first, historical part of the parade will participate artillery boats. They will pass along the Neva River and carry the flags of heroic formations that defended the sea borders of our Motherland during the Great Patriotic War.

In the second part of the parade, modern ships of the Russian Navy will demonstrate combat power. Here you will see the latest models of weapons. In addition, aircraft and helicopters of naval aviation will take part in the Main Naval Parade. In the sky over St. Petersburg will fly planes, fighters of the last generation.
Celebrations will traditionally end with a festive concert, which will be held at the Palace Square, as well as fireworks in the waters of the Neva.
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