A video published by Zvezda, the official TV channel of the Russian Ministry of Defence, shows the frigate "Admiral Makarov" and Coastal anti-ship missile system Utes, also known as Sotka, engaged in recent naval drills in the Black Sea. Utes fired a missile, while the ship got a fix on its location, and successfully hit the target.
Russian Frigate Hits Utes System Missiles During Naval Drills in Crimea (Video)
07:06 GMT 19.07.2019 (Updated: 18:37 GMT 15.01.2023)
The spectacular moment of the launch can be seen in the video from different positions, and it is really impressive: picturesque views of the Black Sea, fire and smoke from the projectiles, mastery of the troops and precise functioning of the war machines makes this exercise perfect.