Russian frigate Admiral Kasatonov

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History
Russia
Name: Admiral Flota Kasatonov
Namesake: Vladimir Kasatonov
Builder: Severnaya Verf (Northern Wharf Shipyard), Saint Petersburg
Laid down: 26 November 2009
Launched: 12 December 2014
Commissioned: 2019
Status: In sea trials[1]
General characteristics
Class and type: Admiral Gorshkov-class frigate
Displacement: 4,500 tons
Length: 135 m (442.9 ft)
Beam: 16 m (52.5 ft)
Draft: 4.5 m (14.8 ft)
Propulsion: COGAG, 2 cruise gas turbines, 2 boost gas turbines, 2 shafts
Speed: 20 knots (37 km/h)
Range: 4,000 nautical miles (7,400 km) at 14 kn (26 km/h)
Complement: 210
Aircraft carried: Helipad for Ka-27 or Ka-32 Helicopter

Admiral Flota Kasatonov (Russian: Адмирал флота Касатонов) is a frigate of the Russian Navy, and the second ship of the Admiral Gorshkov-class. The frigate was laid down in Northern Wharf Shipyard in Saint Petersburg on 26 November 2009 and launched in December 2014.[2] The ship is named after Vladimir Kasatonov.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Russian cutting-edge frigate starts sea trials". TASS. 21 December 2018. Retrieved 21 December 2018.
  2. ^ "First Russian serial frigate will be built at Severnaya Verf". Rusnavy.com. 25 November 2009. Retrieved 11 April 2015.