“Currently, both ships are in the Novorossiysk Naval Base, which provides all the stages of their tests in the sea training grounds. Their tests are carried out by the state commission: a comprehensive check is carried out on the quality of the built ships and on the compliance of their tactical and technical elements with the approved project, ”Dygalo said.
According to the officer, “the crews of the ships were trained at the Joint Training Center of the Navy.”
He recalled that the IRAs of this project “are armed with vertical launchers of a high-precision missile system weapons, allowing to strike cruise missiles at both sea and land targets. "
The features of these ships "are absorbing hull coverings and special design of silhouette planes, which significantly reduces the likelihood of finding them at sea," said the Ministry of Defense representative.