The frigate "Admiral Kasatonov" in July will be in the Navy
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 ships of this project confirm the underlying designer and manufacturer of tactical and technical characteristics. Due to its tactical and technical characteristics of the project 22350 frigates without a doubt the efforts of the group of surface Navy ships in the far sea zone," - said the commander in chief.
Frigate "Admiral Kasatonov" project 22350 was designed by Northern design Bureau and built at the shipyard "Severnaya Verf" in St. Petersburg. The first rank frigates of project 22350 are multipurpose warships that can effectively deal with surface, air and underwater enemy, and to strike at surface and shore targets at a distance of over 1.5 thousand kilometers.