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Vietnamese navy received rescue ship of the Russian project

Shipyard X51 in Ho Chi Minh City transferred the Vietnamese head patrol and rescue ship of the FC624 project developed by the St. Petersburg branch of MTD Marine Technology Development Ltd., reports bmpd with reference to Vietnamese sources.

The vessel became part of the 125-th Marine Brigade 2-th Naval District of the Vietnamese Navy.

The ship was launched in 2017, but its transfer the fleet took place only in September 2017. It is planned to build a series of such vessels.

“The patrol and rescue ship FC624 has a full displacement of more than 700 tons, length 63,1 m, width 11,9 m, draft 3,4 m. Two-shaft main power plant consisting of two German diesel engines MTU with a total power 10500 hp provides travel speeds up to 25 knots. The range of the economic operation 4200 miles, autonomy 15 days, “- said in a statement Vietnamese sites.

Vietnamese navy received rescue ship of the Russian project

The vessel is able to work in conditions of agitation up to 8-9 points and wind strength up to 12 points on the Beaufort scale. It is equipped with communication equipment that meets the international standard GMDSS A3, has a fast-launch rescue boat in the rear part and a platform for a light helicopter. The vessel is equipped with a medical unit and is able to accommodate 120 people. Armed with one small-caliber artillery installation.

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    NOMADE 18 October 2017 14: 47 New
    Damn, why are we dumb ??! (
    1. Nashensky city
      Nashensky city 18 October 2017 17: 14 New
      What do you have dumb? If you are a respected pro rescuer, then KTOF has such a board, more serious than that. Two years in service.
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  3. Eurodav
    Eurodav 18 October 2017 16: 46 New
    And the base must be restored! And they are protected and we will frolic a place!