Russian Navy frigate launched a second aircraft cheetah
Data Figure: Cheetah-class frigate test “Uranus-E” anti-ship missiles
according to RIA Novosti 4 April 2011 Republic reported Dada Si Jie out promise Shipyard Road, Er Sike said on April 3, the construction of the shipyard for the Russian Navy’s first two “Cheetah” class frigate launched.
after conducting a series of sea trials, “Dagestan” frigate is expected to be independent of the Caspian Sea area in 2011 to join the fleet.
“cheetah” class frigate first ship “Tatarstan” was in 2002 as an independent Caspian Sea Fleet’s flagship service area.
shipyard spokesman said, compared with the first ship, “Dagestan” was equipped with more advanced electronics and weapons.
“cheetah” class frigate for the surface, submarine and air defense operations, independent operations can also be formation combat, you can also perform escort and patrol.
the class ship displacement of 2,000 tons, length 102 meters, the maximum speed of 23, endurance 5000 sea miles, a crew of 103.
ship equipment “Uranus-E” anti-ship missile system, “palm tree” air defense gun system, an AK-176M 76.2 mm gun, two AK-630M 30 mm gun, and 533 mm torpedo tubes. Can be equipped with “Ka-28″ or “card-30″ helicopter. (China National Defense Science and Technology Information Network Information Center, China Yin ship where)