The dates for the patrol ships of the 23550 project under the HPV program 2018-2027, unfortunately, are shifted by 2023-2024 years due to funding,said Buzakov.
At the same time, according to him, all current projects are implemented according to schedules. This year, the launch of any ships is not planned.
Recall that in 2016, the military department ordered two ice-class patrol ships from the 23550 project from the Admiralty Shipyards, which, in addition, should combine the capabilities of an icebreaker and tugboat.
As the wound was reported at the enterprise, the “multifunctional icebreaking patrol ship of the 23550 project“ Ivan Papanin ”, designed by the Almaz design bureau, will be able to overcome the ice up to 1,5 meters thick, have a displacement of about 8,5 thousand tons, an 100 hull length of meters, about 20 meters, speed - about 16 nodes. "
The ship is armed with an automatic artillery installation AK-176MA. A helicopter, unmanned aerial vehicles, two Raptor-type speedboats can be based on it.