OAO "Baltic Shipyard" Yantar "
RIA Novosti. Igor Zarembo
KALININGRAD, November 3 - RIA Novosti, Vadim Smirnov. Baltic Shipyard (CCL) "Amber" plans in 2012 passed under construction by order of the Ministry of Defense landing ship Ivan Gren, told RIA Novosti the spokesperson of the company Sergei Mikhailov.
"It is currently completing the formation of a new hull landing craft for the Navy of Russia. As of November 1, workers of the factory installed on a ship under construction the last section of the cabinet. After receiving the nose block housing became a holistic view, and assembly work came to the final stage," - said Mikhailov .
According to him, it is planned that the pressure hull landing ship Ivan Gren "will be formed by the end of the month.
"Subsequently, the work on its saturation and installing add-ins. In accordance with the schedule of the descent of the ship on the water must occur at the end of 2011. And in 2012, Ivan Gren will be transferred to the customer," - added the representative of the company.
He clarified that the head BDK Project 11711 was laid on the Yantar in December 2004 to order the Defense Ministry.
"Short order financing led to the slow pace of work until 2008, when the building received a new development. In 2010, this ship is expected to significantly increase the amount of work", - explained the agency.
Baltic Shipyard "Yantar" was formed in July 1945 on the basis of the Koenigsberg shipyard firm "Shihan" (Schichau). He specializes in building small and medium vessels for military and civil purposes, as well as carrying out ship repair works. Since 1945, the factory built 154 warships and more than 500 civilian courts. Currently, a controlling stake in OJSC "Shipyard Yantar" controlled by the state in the person of JSC Western Shipbuilding Center.
Displacement, full-load, t about 5,000
Length, m 120
Breadth, m 16.5
Mean draught, m 3.6
Propulsion plant diesel (10D49)
Main engines (number x power), hp 2 x 5,000
Full speed, knots 18
Endurance, days 30
Crushing range at 16 knots, miles 3,500
Complement, men about 100
Multiple launch rocket system:
Number of systems 2
Number and type of artillery gun mounts
(barrels x caliber) 1 AK-176
(1 x 76mm), 2 AK-630 (6 x 30mm)
landing spot, hangar
Landing control system Modul-V
Military lift 13 60-ton tanks or 36 APCs;