“In November, Novorossiysk will complete scheduled maintenance after the inter-naval transition. By December 1, the boat will be part of the permanent readiness forces fleet and after practicing course tasks in April-May, he will go to military service in the Black Sea ”- told a source in the Navy.
He noted that the submarine is not sent to the Mediterranean Sea. “So far there is no such need. The armament of the ship allows you to perform combat missions without leaving the Black Sea, " Said the interlocutor.
Until the end of the year, the Black Sea submarine brigade will also take on the second diesel-electric submarines of this project, Rostov-on-Don.