Vympel Lays Keel for Another Project 21980

In early November, an acceptance certificate was signed for a special-purpose boat of the Grachonok project for the Federal Service of the National Guard of the Russian Federation. On July 15, at the Vympel Shipyard JSC, the ceremonial laying of the project 21980 Grachonok special-purpose boat took place on the order of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.…

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Pacific Fleet Project 21980 Named

May 12, 2021 (Google Translation) – A new anti-sabotage boat (PRDK) “Grachonok” has been delivered to the formation of ships for the protection of the water area of ​​the Troops and forces in the North-East of Russia. At the request of the Governor of Sakhalin and representatives of the Yunarmey movement of the region, by the order of the Commander-in-Chief…

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Russia Prepares to Receive Project 21980 for Kamchatka

File photo for illustrative purposes September 8, 2020 (Google Translation) – The crew of the new Grachonok-class anti-sabotage boat, which will serve in Kamchatka, is preparing to receive the ship from industry. The personnel of the boat have already passed training at the Joint Training Center of the Navy in St. Petersburg and passed tests for admission to control the…

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Caspian Flotilla Ships Heading to Main Naval Parade in St Petersburg

June 14, 2020 (Google Translation) – Five ships and boats of the Caspian flotilla departed from the Astrakhan region to St. Petersburg to participate in the Main Naval Parade. The crews have to make a 25-day passage through the Volga-Don shipping channel from Astrakhan to Kronstadt and vice versa, the route will pass by the Rybinsk reservoir and Lake Ladoga.…

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