December 16, 2020 (Google Translation) – The modernized frigate of the Pacific Fleet “Marshal Shaposhnikov” entered the Sea of Japan to complete a series of factory sea trials.
At combat training grounds, sailors, together with industry representatives, will finally check the ship’s systems and mechanisms in various modes, and test new weapons.
Repair and modernization of the frigate is carried out on the basis of JSC Dalzavod Ship Repair Center in Vladivostok, where the Marshal Shaposhnikov carried out the repair of the outboard fittings and hull structures, and installed new equipment. He also received into service modern complexes of strike missile weapons “Caliber-NK”, “Uranus”, the latest artillery weapons.
It is planned that the ship will return to the Pacific Fleet by the end of the year.