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Updated joint press release of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, State Maritime Administration and "Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company" CJSC. (video)

As reported earlier, "SOS" signal was received in the National Center of the State Maritime Administration on the fire occurred on April 23, 2016, in "PALFLOT-2" tanker sailing under the flag of the Russian Federation when the ship was at approximately 110 km off the coast.  

Immidiately the relevant forces of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the "Azerbaijan State Caspian Sea Shipping Company" CJSC had been involved in the process of eliminating the consequences of the accident.
As a result of operational measures taken the fire was fully extinguished at 18: 06.

Course held on the theme "Legal bases of participation in international humanitarian operations and ethical norms"

With the view of preparing the International Search-and-rescue Unit of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan to pass the classification of the International Search-and-Rescue Advisory Group (INSARAG) of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, another course was held in......

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MES State Service for Control over Small-Sized Vessels and Water Rescue announces competition for the position of sailor-rescuer

State Service for Control over Small-Sized Vessels and Water Rescue of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan announces a competition for the position of sailor-rescuer on a contractual basis regarding the beach season. ...

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Information of MES’s Press-service (video)

Ministry of Emergency Situations has operated in an enhanced mode with the view of ensuring the safety of citizens' lives and activities, quickly responding to emergencies that may occur at life support and other important facilities and organizing urgent elimination of their possible consequences related to......

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