Corvettes “Sovershennyy” and “Gremyashchy” to Be Part of Navy in 2015
Two multi-purpose corvettes of the project 20380 “Sovershennyy” and “Gremyashchy” will be transferred to the Navy of Russia until the end of 2015, another two corvettes of this project will be laid down in February, Deputy Chief of the Russian Navy, Rear Admiral Victor Bursuk told reporters on Thursday.
“Given the need for renewal of ships capable to operate in the near maritime zone, in February it will be laid two corvettes of the project at the enterprise “Severnaya Verf” (corvettes “Retiviy” and “Strogiy”). By the end of 2015, the Navy will receive two corvette of the project – “Sovershenniy” and “Gremyashchiy”, built on the Amur shipyard,” Bursuk said.
He recalled that four corvettes of the project 20380 – “Steregushchiy”, “Soobrazitelnyy”, “Boikiy” and “Stoikiy” are adopted by the Navy and perform tasks as part of the Baltic Fleet.