Login

 

Forgot password?
submarines shipbuilding Black Sea Fleet exercise Pacific Fleet Russian Navy Northern Fleet strategy cooperation Ukraine visits Russia piracy missiles trials Sevastopol history Sevmash presence contracts drills Baltic Fleet industry incident anti-piracy shipyards Gulf of Aden frigate training Somalia India developments reforms opinion Borei procurements policy Russia - India aircraft carrier Crimea arms exports USA St. Petersburg tests France financing Bulava Yury Dolgoruky US Navy Serdiukov cruise Mediterranean Zvezdochka NATO innovations Indian Navy United Shipbuilding Corporation Medvedev Arctic agreements commission Admiralteyskie Verfi Admiral Gorshkov Vladivostok Mistral accident hijacking corvettes overhaul Admiral Kuznetsov Russia - France anniversary Vysotsky Rosoboronexport ceremony event Yantar Severomorsk negotiations defense order conflict aircraft China deployment naval aviation investigations Black Sea Putin Varyag coast guard Vikramaditya Novorossiysk landing craft crime Far East marines meeting Severnaya Verf scandals memorials Syria traditions statistics Japan escort South Korea Neustrashimy Yasen tenders Admiral Chabanenko Marshal Shaposhnikov convoys Ukrainian Navy problems Severodvinsk Chirkov reinforcement tension technology firings tragedy upgrade hostages Baltic Sea search and rescue Almaz Moskva provocation Caspian Flotilla frontier service court Turkey Dmitry Donskoy keel laying rumors World War II Kaliningrad death shipwreck Petr Veliky Admiral Panteleyev Atalanta helicopters Kilo class Admiral Vinogradov Norway Rubin delivery patrols Russia-Norway
Search
Our friends russian navy weapons world sailing ships
 
Tell a friend Print version

Mikhailov: the contract on 3 frigates for India to be executed in 2012

Mikhailov: the contract on 3 frigates for India to be executed in 2012 13.10.2010
Text: RIA Novosti
Photo: Yantar shipyard. maschinfo.ru
Yantar shipyard (Kaliningrad) will complete the shipbuilding contract on 3 frigates for Indian Navy in 2012, reported RIA Novosti citing Sergei Mikhailov, the head of the yard's press-service.

The shipyard is currently executing the $1 bln contract on three Project 11356 frigates for Indian Navy signed in 2007.

"The first frigate, INS Teg (stands for Saber) will be delivered to the orderer in mid-2011", Mikhailov said.

As for him, the further ships will be delivered every half year.

"Thereafter, the two subsequent frigates INS Tarkash (Quiver) and INS Trikand (Bow) are to be handed over to India in 2011-2012", reported Yantar's press secretary.

Indian Navy has already received three ships of this project in 2004 Ц INS Talwar, INS Trishul, and INS Tabar.

Full displacement of Project 11356 frigates is up to 3,850 tons; speed is up to 32 knots; endurance is 30 days; crew is 190 (22 commissioned). Armament includes 100-mm gun mount A-190E, mid-range SAM system Shtil-1, two combat modules of Kashtan shipborne antiaircraft missile/gun system, eight Igla MANPADS, two DTA-53-11356 coupled torpedo tubes, RBU-6000 ASW rocket launcher; permanent basing of ASW helicopter is optional.

Back to the list





Back to news list