Russia closed for training missile launches in the Mediterranean sea off the Eastern coast of Libya, North of Tobruk. This follows from the notice NOTAM A0039/17 issued to inform air carriers.
"This is to inform you that the Russian Navy intends to conduct in the area of training missile firing", — said in the explanation.
According to NOTAM, the area is closed from 05:00 on 24 may at 16:00 on may 27 (GMT).
At the moment the structure of the operational connection of the Russian Navy, deployed in Setitemnum sea, comprised of two frigates of project 11356 ("Admiral Grigorovich" and "Admiral Essen") and a submarine of project 636.3 "Krasnodar".
These ships carry shock (complexes "Caliber-NK" and "Kalibr-PL") and air defense (complex "Shtil-1") missiles.