New corvette for Russian Pacific Fleet laid down on Amur

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The “Aldar Tsydenzhapov” corvette, which will join the surface forces of the Russian Pacific Fleet, was laid down on Wednesday at the Amur shipyard, spokesperson of the Defense Ministry press and information service on the Navy, Captain 1st Rank Igor Dygalo told journalists.

The cruising range of corvettes – and this is 4,000 miles – will make it possible to use them as part of groups of Pacific Fleet forces in their operating area of ​​responsibility.

“The armament of the ship and radio equipment meets the requirements of the time and the nature of modern naval warfare,” – captain Vladimir 1st rank Vladimir Tryapichnikov said.

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