Project 22350 Admiral Kasatonov Tests Cruise Missile System

December 1, 2019 (Google Translation) – The first serial frigate of Project 22350 Admiral Kasatonov, built at the Severnaya Verf shipyard in St. Petersburg, fired a cruise missile from the White Sea. The shooting was carried out as part of the next stage of factory sea trials. The frigate’s crew hit the Caliber cruise missile with a target position located…

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Project 22350 Admiral Kasatonov on Sea Trials in the Baltic

May 29, 2019 (Google Translation) – The newest frigate of the project 22350 “Admiral Kasatonov”, built for the Russian Navy at the enterprise “Severnaya Verf” (St. Petersburg), after replenishing stocks in Baltiysk, entered the next stage of factory trials, which are held in the testing grounds of the Baltic Fleet. The crew of the ship and the transfer team of…

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Project 22350 Admiral Kasatonov Continuing With Trials

May 12, 2019 (Google Translation) – The crew of the ship, together with representatives of industry, checks the performance of the systems and mechanisms of the ship at sea. In particular, there is a check of the power plant, steering gear, auxiliary mechanisms, communications and navigation, anchor device. High-speed, maneuverable and vibration tests of the ship are carried out. Factory…

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Russian Navy to accept latest Tsirkon hypersonic missile for service in 2023

March 20, 2019 (TASS) – The Russian Navy expects to accept the latest Tsirkon hypersonic missile for service and deploy it on warships and submarines from 2023, a source in the defense industry told TASS on Wednesday. “The state trials of the Tsirkon conducted from the basic sea carriers are planned to be completed in 2022 and from 2023 the…

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Admiral Kasatonov to be handed over to Russian Navy in December

March 20, 2019 (TASS) – The second (first-serial produced) Project 22350 frigate Admiral Kasatonov is expected to be transferred over to the Russian Navy in December 2019, Severnaya Verf Shipyard CEO Igor Ponomarev told TASS on Wednesday. “The frigate Admiral Kasatonov will enter the second round of performance trials in late March-early April and will be transferred over to the…

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USC to build two more Project 22350 frigates for Russian Navy

March 20, 2019 (TASS) – The Severnaya Verf (Northern Shipyard, an affiliate of the United Shipbuilding Corporation) will build two more frigates of project 22350 and push ahead with building a series of corvettes for the Navy, USC President Alexei Rakhmanov told a business conference at the theme park Patriot near Moscow. “A decision has been made to build two…

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Admiral Gorshkov led a detachment of ships in the Barents Sea

February 7, 2019 (Google Translation) – The lead frigate of Project 22350 “Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov” worked in the Barents Sea for maneuvering and training in communications as part of a squad of warships under the overall guidance of Deputy Commander of the Northern Fleet, Vice Admiral Viktor Sokolov. The frigate performed the role of…

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Admiral Gorshkov Trains in Barents Sea

January 26, 2019 (Google Translation) – The crew of the main frigate of project 22350 “Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov” left the main base of the Northern Fleet – Severomorsk to the Barents Sea to work out a set of combat training tasks. For several days, the frigate “Admiral Gorshkov” will perform a series of combat…

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Project 22350 Admiral Kasatonov Completes First Sea Trials

January 9, 2019 (Google Translation) – The warship of the ocean zone is the newest frigate of the Project 22350 Admiral Kasatonov, built for the Navy of Russia at the enterprise “Severnaya Verf”, successfully completed the first stage of factory trials in the Baltic Sea testing grounds and returned to St. Petersburg. During the first stage of testing, in which…

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Project 22350 Admiral Gorshkov Working Up in Barents Sea

December 4, 2018 (Google Translation) – The Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov frigate, which was commissioned to the Russian Navy in 2018, went to the ranges of the Northern Fleet to perform combat training tasks as part of the planned activities of combat training and deployment of combat exercises in the new training year. Within a…

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Admiral Gorshkov Conducting Workups in Barents Sea

October 4, 2018 (Google Translation) – The frigate “Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov”, carrying out the planned tasks of the combat training course in the Barents Sea, successfully conducted a series of practical shooting at sea and air targets from the sea-based anti-aircraft missile system of the Polymer-redut vertical launch. The crew of the ship three…

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