Military Review

A frigate will be laid in Kaliningrad


The Yantar shipyard building plant will lay out a frigate in Kaliningrad through 3 of the day. This information is transmitted by the Central Naval Portal. The frigate is designed for the Russian Navy. The ship will become the fifth frigate and will be called "Admiral Istomin". The process of laying the frigate is quite complicated and long, therefore sushi delivery will obviously not superfluous. Yury Borisov, the Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, will be present at the ceremony. Also at the event members of the leadership of the United Shipbuilding Corporation.

Cooperation between Yantar and the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation has signed agreements with the shipyard 2 concerning the construction of the 11356 frigates. According to the contracts, the Russian military will receive 6 ships. 4 of them are being built in Kaliningrad. According to the previously approved schedule, the first ship of the RF fleet is to be received next year, and the last - through 3 of the year.

  1. The chronology of the frigates that were laid on the "Yantar":
  • "Admiral Grigorovich" - 18.12.2010;
  • "Admiral Essen" - 8.07.2011;
  • "Admiral Makarov" - 29.02.2012;
  • "Admiral Butakov" - 12.07.2013

It became known earlier: the first 3 ships to be built on the Yantar will be part of the Black Sea fleet.

The length of the frigate “Admiral Istomin” is almost 125 meters, and the width is slightly more than 15 m. The ship’s displacement is 4000 tons. The ship can reach 30 speed nodes and overcome 4500 miles. Anti-aircraft missile systems and artillery installations are installed on the ship. The vessel also has an 2 torpedo tube. We suggest to celebrate these joyful newsso help us in this service "pizza on house".