The watchdog commanded by Captain 2 of the rank of Dmitry Dobrynin left Sevastopol and headed to the straits for passage into the Mediterranean Sea.
At the moment, on a rotational basis in the Mediterranean Sea there are more than a dozen Russian military (surface) ships and auxiliary ships not only of the Black Sea, but also of other fleets of the Russian Federation - the Baltic and Northern.
For your information:
The patrol ship "Inquisitive" was built on the project 1135M. In the fleet with 1981 year. The crew of the ship - 197 people, including 20-25 officers.
The ship’s displacement is 3,4 thousand tons, the cruising speed is up to 32,2 knots, the cruising range is about 5 thousand nautical miles at a speed of about 14 knots.
4 launchers of the URK-5 “Rastrub” missile system, two dual launchers of the “Osa” air defense missile system, two AK-100 gun mounts, two 533-mm torpedo tubes, and two Smerch-6000 bombs.