Thank you very much for interest to Russian diving history.
1999 - official state registration as non-profit organization (N 176001 from December 24, 1999) with Gauzen’s helmet as logo.
2000 - Orbeli’s descendants official permission for rights to name after Ruben Orbeli for HDS Russia
2001 - determination of the main rules and regulations in the national and international contacts of HDS Russia.
2002 - HDS Russia successful re-registration as a legal entity.
Since 2002 – publication of scientific works of HDS Russia.
6-volume book "Essays of the History of Diving" written by Alexander Sledkov got a diploma of the contest of the Association of Book Publishers "Best Books of the Year"
25th Annual Meeting organized by HDS USA will be held in Santa Barbara 22 and 23 of September, 2017
HDS Russia has received information about life and activity after the revolution of 1917 Anatoliy Kononov, Vitold Ghelikhovskiy, Ignatiy Bondy and members of their families.
5 years ago 5 of May in the day of Diving School foundation a Kronstadt Marine Museum was opened.
NORDIC/INTERNATIONAL HISTORICAL DIVING EVENT will be held in Norway in Larkollen (near Moss) south of Oslo on the 24th to the 27th of August.