The first serial frigate of project 22350 "Admiral Kasatonov" became part of the Navy of the Russian Federation, on Tuesday, it raised the flag of St. Andrew, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Department of information and mass communications of the Russian defense Ministry for the Navy captain first rank Igor Dygalo.
"By order of the commander of the Navy Admiral Nicholas evmenova the newest frigate of project 22350 "Admiral Kasatonov" accepted into the Navy. The ceremony of reception of a ship in the composition and lift it Andreevskogo flag took place on the roads of the Neva river, where the ship came in to the main naval parade," - said the Agency interlocutor.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin took part in laying amphibious assault ships (helicopter carriers) at the plant "Zaliv" in Kerch.
The President participated in a ceremony mortgage Board section of the universal landing ship "Ivan Rogov". Mortgage Board section of the second ship - "Mitrofan Moskalenko" to establish a Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov, Deputy defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko, the commander in chief of the Navy Nikolai Evmenov.
The second frigate of the far sea zone project 22350 "Admiral Kasatonov" completes trials and in July will be adopted in the Russian Navy, said on Monday, Navy commander Admiral Nikolai Evmenov.
Navy commander stressed that the project 22350, having a large stock of modernization and further development will be improved a number of ship systems and weapons.
The second diesel-electric submarine of project 636.3 ("Varshavyanka") "Volkhov" for the Pacific fleet completed factory sea trials in mid-July, said the commander of the naval fleet of Russia Nikolai Evmenov.
He recalled that the submarine of this project has "proved its effectiveness in ... operations against terrorists in the Syrian Arab Republic in the Mediterranean sea."
Ship mine defense "Lev Chernavin" for the Pacific fleet will be laid on the stocks of JSC "Sredne-Nevsky shipyard" (St.-Petersburg) on the eve of day of the Navy, said Monday, Russian Navy commander Admiral Nikolai Evmenov.
Day of Navy fleet of Russia celebrated annually on the last Sunday of July. In 2020 it will be the 26th number.