Admiralty Shipyard Receives Contract for Project 636.3 and 677 Submarines

August 25, 2020 (Google Translation) – The Russian Defense Ministry signed contracts for the construction of two large diesel submarines of projects 636.3 and 677. The ceremony of signing state contracts was held at the Army-2020 forum. The contract provides for the supply of submarines of projects 636.3 and 677. Construction will be carried out at the Admiralty shipyards. The…

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Project 636.3 Volkhov Trials Supported by Baltic Fleet Ships

August 18, 2020 (Google Translation) – The crews of the Boikiy corvette, the Kabardino-Balkaria small anti-submarine ship and the Sibiryakov hydrographic vessel of the Baltic Fleet provide state tests of the Volkhov diesel-electric submarine (SSK), which are taking place in combat training areas in the Baltic Sea. The diesel-electric submarine crew, as part of the tests, conducted diving to various…

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Project 636.3 Krasnodar Arrives Baltiysk for Refit

July 29, 2020 (TASS) – The Black Sea Fleet’s Project 636.3 diesel-electric submarine Krasnodar arrived in the Baltic region for its first planned dock repairs after the completion its mission in the Russian Navy’s Mediterranean taskforce, a source close to Crimean military circles told TASS on Wednesday. “The submarine is currently staying in Baltiysk where preparatory measures are underway before…

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Second Pacific Fleet Project 636.3 Completes Builder Trials

July 22, 2020 (TASS) – The second out of six Project 636.3 submarines ordered for Russia’s Pacific Fleet completed shipbuilders’ sea trials, the Admiralty Shipyard reported on Wednesday. “The Admiralty Shipyard has completed the shipbuilders’ sea trials of the Project 636.3 large diesel-electric submarine Volkhov for the Russian Navy,” the Shipyard said in a statement. The shipbuilders’ sea trials of…

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Russia Claims Project 636.3 Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Dove to 190 Meters

June 23, 2020 (Google Translation) – The crews of warships and rescue ships, the naval aviation of the Baltic Fleet ensured the fulfillment of the elements of the course task of L-3 in the sea of ​​the Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky diesel-electric submarine. As part of the development of the planned course task, the submarine crew in the combat training area of ​​the…

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