Sevastopol Sent to Sea Trials
In the waters of the French port of Saint-Nazaire on Monday, March 16 it will begin sea trials of the helicopter carrier “Sevastopol”. The source in the shipbuilding industry told this to the TASS correspondent.
“The ship will make for the first time for the open sea for sea trials and verification of the navigation systems, the source said. It is planned that the helicopter carrier will return back to the port to the end of the week, on March 20”.
The interlocutor of the agency said that work on the completion of the “Sevastopol” goes “under contract”. In February, the onboard equipment of helicopter carrier dock ship (DVKD) began to transmit a signal to the international automatic identification system (Automatic Identification System, AIS).