Frigate "Admiral Gorshkov" performed the test firing in the Barents Sea
In the near future it is planned to continue testing weapons systems frigates, including the implementation of artillery firing
MURMANSK, February 24. / Corr. Ilya Vinogradov TASS /. The head of the project 22350 frigate "Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov" carried out the shooting of a universal gun mount A-192 air targets in the Barents Sea. This was reported in the press-service fleet.
As clarified in the press service, the shooting carried out within the factory ship running test.
"Also, the calculations of combat units of the frigate, in cooperation with the Su-24 and MiG-31 single mixed regiment of the 45th Army Air Force and Air Defense of the Northern Fleet worked out a set of tasks for the detection and tracking of air targets at long range and in different heights ranging from the on-board radio engineering radar and weapons ", - said in a statement.
During the testing of the ship were also tested its maneuvering characteristics at different speeds. In the near future it is planned to continue testing weapons systems frigates, including the implementation of artillery firing.
Frigate was founded in early 2006 and launched in the fall of 2010. In November 2014 the "Admiral Gorshkov" for the first time came to the test.
Project 22350 ships have a displacement of 4500 tons and can reach speeds of 29 knots. They are armed, particularly missiles "Onyx" and "Calibre" and anti-aircraft complex "Poliment-Redoute", as well as add-ons differ original architecture and the use of composite materials, which allow to reduce its visibility.
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