The ship with guided missiles entered the sea on February 26, noted in the National defense control center of Russia.
Baltic fleet forces are watching the US Navy destroyer Gravely, that came to the Baltic sea.
This was reported on Tuesday to journalists at the National defense control center of the Russian Federation (part of the defense Ministry).
The center said that the US destroyer with guided missiles entered the sea at 14: 00 GMT. “The assigned forces and means of the Baltic fleet organized continuous tracking of the American destroyer,” – note the military of the Russian Federation.
On January 21, 2019 destroyer Gravely together with the same type of destroyer Porter class Arleigh Burke has already entered the Baltic sea. Then the American ships watched corvettes of the Baltic fleet.
On February 19, the destroyer Donald Cook class Arleigh Burke went into the waters of the Black sea. Then he was accompanied by a small rocket ship “Orekhovo-Zuyevo” armed with missiles “Caliber “and a reconnaissance ship “Ivan Khurs”.
The US destroyers class Arleigh Burke equipped with Aegis missile defense system with universal launchers Mk 41, which are capable of launching both anti-aircraft missiles and cruise missiles Tomahawk.