Project 636 Magadan Completes Builder’s Trials

The Admiralty Shipyards (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation) have completed state tests of a large diesel-electric submarine of Project 636 Magadan. The third submarine of the series for the Pacific Fleet of the Russian Federation returned from the stage of state tests. During the week, the company’s specialists checked the operation of all ship devices, mechanisms and equipment, including…

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Pacific Fleet Project 636.3 Program to Complete by 2024

August 18, 2021 – “Until 2024, the Russian Navy plans to receive the entire series of 6 diesel-electric submarines of Project 636.3, which are being built at the Admiralty Shipyards, purposefully to equip the Submarine Forces of the Pacific Fleet. At present, the third submarine of this series, the Magadan, is undergoing state tests. These submarines have excellent stealth characteristics…

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RFS Krasnodar Conducted Torpedo Training in the Baltic Sea

August 3, 2021 – As part of the tactical exercise, the crew of the diesel-electric submarine (DEPL) of project 636.3 “Krasnodar” performed conditional torpedo firing from an underwater position in the Baltic Sea. The crew of the submarine successfully completed the tasks and conducted conditional firing of torpedo weapons from an underwater position at an underwater target, in the role…

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Project 636.3 Magadan Begins Trials

June 4, 2021 (Microsoft Translation) – The crew of the large diesel-electric submarine “Magadan” of project 636.3 provides the final stage of mooring tests of the ship. The surrender team of the Admiralty Shipyards, based in St. Petersburg, is also taking part in this event. After its completion, “Magadan” will go to factory running tests, the completion of which is…

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Project 636.3 Volkhov Commissioned

October 24, 2020 (Google Translation) – By the order of the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, today the newest diesel-electric submarine Volkhov was accepted into the Navy, which is the second in a series of the Admiralty Shipyards under construction for the Submarine Forces of the Russian Pacific Fleet The solemn ceremony of raising the Andreevsky flag…

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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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