RFS Ciklon Completes Builder Trials

The newest small missile ship (RTO) Ciklon of the “Karakurt” project, built for the Black Sea Fleet (BSF) at the B.E. Butoma in Kerch, completes the passage of factory sea trials (ZHI). During the ZKhI, the full-time crew of the Cyclone, together with the factory commissioning team, tested the ship’s life support systems, energy and survivability, autonomous operation of communications,…

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Latest Black Sea Fleet MRK Continues Trials

The crew of the new small missile ship (MRK) “Cyclone” of the “Karakurt” project, built for the Black Sea Fleet at the Zaliv Shipyard in Kerch, made the transition from Novorossiysk to Sevastopol to continue state tests The crew of the ship, formed at the Black Sea Fleet from servicemen under the contract, after completing training at the Joint Training…

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Project 22800 Askold Launched at Butoma Shipyard in Kerch

On September 21 in Kerch at the shipyard named after B. E. Butoma under the leadership of the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy Admiral Nikolai Evmenov will be held a solemn ceremony of launching a new small rocket ship “Askold” project 22800. The Commander-in-Chief of the Navy has already arrived in Kerch, accompanied by a working group of admirals and…

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Project 22160 Sergey Kotov Launched at Kerch

January 29, 2021 (Google Translation) – Today, at the Zaliv shipyard (Kerch, Republic of Crimea), the launching ceremony of the fourth in a series of patrol ship of project 22160 Sergey Kotov, built for the Russian Navy at the A.M. Zelenodolsk shipyard, took place. Gorky together with the Kerch shipbuilders (part of Ak Bars Shipbuilding Corporation JSC (a group of…

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