“Midshipman Lermontov” Ready for Testing


The landing craft “Midshipman Lermontov”, built for the Baltic Fleet at the Yaroslavl shipyard, arrived to Baltiysk – the main base of the Baltic Fleet to pass mooring and sea tests.

This was announced today to TASS by the spokesman of the Baltic Fleet captain 2 rank Vladimir Matveev.

The crew of “Midshipman Lermontov” together with representatives of the manufacturer will test the functionality of all systems and mechanisms to ensure the combat readiness of boats and livelihoods of seafarers, as well as its agility and speed capabilities.

This is the third ship of the project 21820, by its characteristics is unique in the world, which will join the combat strength of the amphibious ships division in the Baltic.


Posted on October 30, 2014, in Shipbuilding Industry News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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