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Mass fleet testing. The first light cruisers!
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From 13:00 GMT on the 28th of April until 13:00 GMT on the 1st of May

For the May holiday weekend, we invite all players that left an application for the Naval Forces testing into the latest sea battles with new cruisers!

Note! Temporary access to the fleet event will be given only to those players that left applications up until 07:00 GMT on the 28th of April. Access will only be given for the time of this test, to gain full access to all tests you need to be one of the owners of naval packs.

Decal “Full Ahead!”

To get this decal you just need to play 5 naval battles within the event time. 

If your team has won 5 battles in any of the naval events but you haven't received a decal yet, it will be credited to your account on the 1st of May throughout the day..

Meet the first light cruisers: “Bartolomeo Colleoni” and “HMS Enterprise”!

Light cruisers will have the highest calibre weapons among vessels in War Thunder at the moment surpassing destroyers in armament, defensive capabilities, and survivability. They retain good mobility in the battlefield. allowing them to dodge torpedoes or take up a better firing position. The light cruisers' powerful weapons can turn the tide of battle in a single salvo, so considerable responsibility for the outcome of a battle is placed on the shoulders of the commander of these ships.

Features of this test:

  • Two events are available in separate tabs (each in AB and RB).
  • The first one has the new types of ships available - light cruisers.
  • 2 nations will participate in the “Norway” location - Great Britain and Italy.


  • HMS Enterprise light cruiser
  • Destroyer type  Tribal
  • Dark Class MTB


  • Light cruiser Bartolomeo Colleoni
  • Destroyer type Soldati  
  • MS74 serie 2А torpedo boat

6 respawns are available for all vehicle types. 4 for vessels and 2 for aircraft. At the beginning of the game session each player has 3000 spawn points. Respawn in torpedo boats are free, destroyer - 2000 SP, light cruiser - 3000 SP, aircraft - 3600 SP.

In the second event you can choose between 5 nations and the most powerful type of vehicles will be limited to destroyers. In this event the following locations will be represented: Arabian Gulf, Northern Sea, Northern Port, Fiji, African gulf and Norway.


  • Pr.183
  • Pr. 7u


  • Elco PT-565
  • Fletcher

Great Britain

  • Dark MTB
  • Tribal


  • Z-20
  • S-100 (1944)


  • PT-15
  • Yugumo


  • MS-74
  • Soldati 1 serie

Naval Pack S-204
In this pack:
  • -S-204 "Lang" Torpedo boat (Germany);
    -1000 Golden Eagles;
    -Naval battles closed beta access.
Naval Pack John F. Kennedy’s PT-109
In this pack:
  • -PT-109 torpedo boat (USA);
    -3000 Golden Eagles;
    -Naval battles closed beta access.
Naval Pack Project 1124 MRLS
In this pack:
  • -Project 1124 MRLS armored river boat (USSR);
    -1000 Golden Eagles;
    -Naval battles closed beta access.

Naval pre-beta forum

In the special forum section, you can find out about the testing schedule and news.You can also discuss future naval vessels with the developers. We hope to see you there.

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