Project 636.3 Volkhov Launched

  December 26, 2019 (Google Translation) – In St. Petersburg, the Admiralty Shipyards enterprise held a solemn launching ceremony of the second newest Volkhov diesel-electric submarine (project 636.3), built at the Admiralty Shipyards JSC for the Submarine Forces of the Pacific Fleet. The readiness to launch a submarine on the eve was reported to the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy…

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Project 12700 Yakov Balyaev Rolled Out

  December 19, 2019 (Google Translation) – At the Sredne-Nevsky Shipbuilding Plant in St. Petersburg (part of United Shipbuilding Corporation JSC), the latest Yakov Balyaev project mine defense ship, built for the Russian Navy, was withdrawn from the workshop. The ships of this project have a unique, largest in the world hull of monolithic fiberglass. The ship completed work on the…

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Project 636.3 Volkhov to Launch December 26

November 25, 2019 – The Admiralty Shipyard in St. Petersburg in Russia’s northwest will float out the Project 636.3 second diesel-electric submarine Volkhov for the Pacific Fleet on December 26, Shipyard CEO Alexander Buzakov said on Monday. “The float-out of the second submarine Volkhov will take place on December 26,” the chief executive stated. Admiralty Shipyard plans to lay down…

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Dual Keel Laying for Project 636.6 Submarines Ufa and Magadan

November 1, 2019 (Google Translation) – A solemn ceremony of laying two large diesel-electric submarines of project 636.3 for the Pacific Fleet of Russia took place at JSC Admiralty Shipyards. The ceremony was attended by the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy Nikolay Evmenov and the General Director of Admiralty Shipyards JSC Alexander Buzakov. “The laying of two Ufa and Magadan…

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Unique ice class patrol ship Ivan Papanin launched in St Petersburg

October 25, 2019 (Google Translation) – Today in St. Petersburg, at the Admiralty Shipyards enterprise, a solemn ceremony of launching the lead ice class patrol ship Ivan Papanin, project 23550, combining the functions of an icebreaker, patrol ship and a towing vessel, took place. The launch ceremony was attended by Rear Admiral Igor Zvarich, head of the Technical Department of…

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Results of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Trials Discussed

October 13, 2019 (Google Translation) – In the Admiralty, at a workshop led by the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, the results of state tests of the first diesel-electric submarine Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (project 636.3), built at Admiralty Shipyards, were reviewed. The sea stage of the state tests of the submarine was completed on October 10 in the Baltic…

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Crew Training Completed for Two New Corvettes at St Petersburg

September 18, 2019 (Google Translation) – The crews of the latest ships under construction – a small rocket ship of project 22800 Odintsovo and a patrol ship of project 22160 Pavel Derzhavin – complete the training cycle at the Joint Training Center of the Russian Navy in St. Petersburg according to the approved methodology for training crews of new generation…

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First Pacific Fleet Project 636.3 Begins Sea Trials

August 16, 2019 (Google Translation) – The first in the series, the newest diesel-electric submarine “Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky” of project 636.3, which is being built by the Admiralty Vervy enterprise in St. Petersburg for the Pacific Fleet, went to factory sea trials to the Baltic Sea from St. Petersburg. Before the submarine left, the Commander-in-Chief of the Navy of the Russian Federation,…

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Over 20 tugs and auxiliaries to support Main Naval Parade in Kronstadt and St Petersburg

June 20, 2019 (Google Translation) – Over 20 tugboats and tankers of various classes from the supply vessels of the Northern and Baltic fleets will be engaged to solve the problems of towing and mooring operations during the preparation and conduct of the Main Naval Parade in St. Petersburg and Kronstadt, as well as to replenish fuel and fresh water…

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Russian Navy Leadership Meets to Plan Main Naval Parade 2019

June 17, 2019 (Google Translation) – A meeting was held in the library hall of the headquarters of the Navy under the leadership of Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, during which a number of issues of preparation for the Main Naval Parade were discussed. The meeting was attended by the heads of the command of the main…

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Project 12700 Vladimir Yemelyanov Rollout

April 2, 2019 (Google Translation) – At the Sredne-Nevsky Shipbuilding Plant (part of United Shipbuilding Corporation JSC), the newest mine protection ship of the project 12700 “Vladimir Yemelyanov”, being built for the Russian Navy, was removed from the workshop. Ships of this project have a unique, the world’s largest hull made of monolithic fiberglass. “According to the plans of 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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Project 12700 Ivan Antonov Completes Sea Trials

January 16, 2019 (Google Translation) – The newest mine defense ship project 12700 “Ivan Antonov” successfully completed state tests and its crew is preparing for the solemn ceremony of raising the flag of St. Andrew, which will be held on January 26. Earlier, on December 29, 2018, the corresponding acceptance documentation on the completion of ship tests was signed. The…

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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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