July 15, 2019
Transportation update posted on VNIRO web-site.
Killer whales from Srednyaya bay are safely delivered to town Innokentievka of Nikolaevskiy district.
Ship which carried 3 killer whales via Amur river from port of Khabarovsk recently parked to Innokentievka pier.
3 days transportation was handled well by animals. Amur’s water was calm and ship arrived 1 hour ahead of schedule. Currently killer whales are being prepared for loading onto the trucks. Water will be changed in their containers again.
Lately tonight convoy will start its journey towards Perovskiy Cape. Throughout entire stage each animal will be accompanied by 2 trainers. Estimated route time from Innokentievka to Perovskiy Cape is 5 hours.
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