In Russia began testing the newest patrol vehicle
The third patrol ship of project 22160 "Paul Derzhavin" proceeded to the factory sea trials in the Black sea, said the information Department of the black sea fleet.
"The crew of the latest patrol boats, "Paul Derzhavin" the first time out to sea and started passing factory sea trials, " - said in the report.
The new ship will be included in the connection of ships protection of water area of the Novorossiysk naval base of black sea fleet.
on the sea the Crew will conduct setup and check the main power plant at different operation modes, will test standby arrangements and equipment, as well as among them in the transition to emergency power supply and will test vnutricerepnae means of communication.
before the Russian defense Ministry reported that the Third patrol ship of project 22160 " Paul Derzhavin ", built at the Zelenodolsk Gorky enterprise, will join the naval fleet before the designated contract period. The transfer of the ship to the fleet is scheduled before the end of 2020.
the black sea fleet are already two similar patrol boat built at the Zelenodolsk Gorky enterprise - " Vasil Bykov and Dmitry Rogachev ".
Patrol Ships of project 22160 designed by Northern design Bureau. On them for the first time in Russia implemented a modular concept for marine weapons. Ships are designed for protection and protection of Maritime economic zones, have the ability to perform search and rescue functions, to accompany the caravans of ships and fight with pirates.