From the beginning of 2016, the Black Sea Fleet and the Caspian Flotilla received about 10 units of new weapons and military equipment (WME).
During the year of the Black Sea Fleet includes the frigates “Admiral Grigorovich” and “Admiral Essen” patrol boats of the “Raptor”, high-speed transport and landing craft, propelled floating crane, Su-30cm. On the Caspian Flotilla, a new rescue tugboat.
By the end of the year in the association is expected to supply more than 15 units of weapons and military equipment. On the Black Sea Fleet submarines will arrive “Veliky Novgorod” and “Kolpino” sea trawler, raid crew boat, tow boat, a rescue tugboat, large hydrographic boat, Su-30cm bombers and Su-24M, Ka-27M.
On the Caspian flotilla is planned to put the raid tugs.
Until the end of 2020 in the Southern Military District troops it planned to increase the share of modern samples of all types of weapons and military equipment for land, sea and air up to 70%, and in some models up to 100%.