Russian Navy will receive six new patrol ships until 2019
There will be six patrol ships of project 22160 built for the Russian Navy until 2020, which will become part of the Black Sea Fleet.
"Under the state contract surrender the lead ship of the project 22160 is scheduled for 2017," - he said on the eve of Mistahov international military-technical forum "Army 2016", which will be held in Moscow Kubinka from 6 to 11 September.
He said that the project 22160 - the first ships in Russia, built in a modular fashion: they can change the equipment and weapons, depending on the task ahead.
Patrol ships of the project 22160 are able to reach speeds of 30 knots, have a displacement of about 1.3 thousand tons, the number of crew of about 80 people. The cruising range of the ship's six thousand nautical miles. To effectively carry out the tasks as intended ships as standard weapons are launchers of cruise missiles "Caliber", 57-mm artillery installation, anti-aircraft missile systems, machine guns. The ship provides the possibility of basing the helicopter Ka-27PS.