10 August 2020

Prof. Dr. Alexander Fedorov presented a model of “Admiral Makarov” frigate and letters of appreciation to Rear Admiral Vyacheslav Sitnik, the Head of the BNI, and to Capitan Yuri Gorin, the Deputy Chief Officer of the BNI Political-Military Affairs.


Prof. Dr. Alexander  Fedorov:

“Russia is rightfully proud of its Navy forces.  Our Navy has achieved a lot of great victories, performed a great number of heroic feats as well as discovered many new lands. Graduates of the Baltic Navy Institute perform their duties with dignity, improve their professional capabilities, and valiantly protect Russian national interests. You, my dear colleagues, make a significant contribution to the defense of the country by bringing up a new generation of patriots, teaching them to be proud of the country and to be responsible for its future. We wish your morale to always stay high, your mood to stay positive and your goals, both military and personal to always achieve success. Thank you for protecting Russia with the indestructible shield of our Navy, so that we are able to live, work and raise children”!



Admiral Makarov is a frigate of the Admiral Grigorovich class of the Russian Navy. She was laid down at the Yantar Shipyard in Kaliningrad on 29th of February, 2012, the construction was finished on the 2nd of September, 2015. The ship was commissioned to the Russian Navy in 2017.