Coast Guard (Russia)

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Russian Coast Guard
Береговая охрана Пограничной службы ФСБ России
Russia, Flag of border service 2008.svg
Active 2005–present
Country  Russia
Type Coast Guard
Size more than 100 ships
Part of Federal Security Service of Russia
Colors blue-green
Commanders
Commander of the Coast Guard Admiral Yuri Alekseyev
Notable
commanders
Vyacheslav Serzhanin
Russian Border Guard (coast guard) vessel #183
Russian Border Guard (coast guard) vessel #146, belonging to the Amur Flotilla
Russian Border Guard (coast guard) vessel #028

The Coast Guard of the Border Service of the FSB (Russian: Береговая охрана Пограничной службы ФСБ России, Beregovaya okhrana Pogranichnoy sluzhby FSB Rossii), previously known as the Maritime Units of the Soviet KGB's Border Troops (Russian: Морские части Пограничных Войск КГБ СССР), is the coast guard of Russia, part of the Border Guard Service of Russia under the Federal Security Service of Russia (Береговая охрана Пограничной службы ФСБ России).[1]

Training and Study[edit]

The FSB Coast Guard Institute (Институт береговой охраны ФСБ России), located in Anapa, was established in 2007.

Equipment[edit]

Ship[edit]

Ships of the Russian Coast Guard are:

Soviet KGB Border Troops Nerei class-frigate Imeni 70-Letiya Pogranichnykh Voisk (renamed Anadyr in Russian Coast Guard service) in 1988. KGB ensign is risen.

Aircraft[edit]

Commanders[edit]

See also[edit]

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