“The launch of the fifth submarine of project 636.3 is scheduled for March 17. This event is dedicated to the Day of the Submariner and the 110th anniversary of the Russian underwater fleetwhich are celebrated on March 19. The launch of the sixth submarine, Kolpino, according to the schedule, is due in May, ”a military source told the agency.
The interviewee recalled that "the transfer of the Navy" Veliky Novgorod "and" Kolpino "will take place before the end of 2016 year."
In total, the Black Sea Fleet will receive 6 Varshavyanok.
The newspaper’s reference: “There are already four submarines of the 636.3 project in the operational strength of the Russian Navy. The head submarine "Novorossiysk" was transferred to the Russian Navy in August 2014, the second submarine - "Rostov-on-Don" - 30 December 2014. The third ship, the Stary Oskol, has served in the Russian Navy since July 2015. The fourth diesel-electric submarine, Krasnodar, was transferred to the 5 fleet on November 2015. ”