United shipbuilding Corporation (USC) through the court wants to achieve before delivery paid for gas turbine engines (GTE) for Russian frigates, stated in the press service of the Corporation.
"As you know, the political leadership of Ukraine in the hands of individual ceased any relationship in the field of MTC and stopped shipping products to the Russian factories. In the shipyards of the United shipbuilding Corporation such unscrupulous actions of neighboring countries has caused temporary difficulties associated with equipment under construction frigates of project 11356 and 22350 gas turbine engines (GTE). USC wants to demand from the Ukrainian side execution already paid contracts for production and delivery of GTE in court ", - is informed in the report of the RSC. The first 3 frigates of project 11356 and the First two ships of project 22350 is already equipped with GTE Ukrainian production." Subsequent Frigates of both projects will be equipped with power units of Russian production with characteristics superior to Ukrainian counterparts, " - said the press service. Work on making engines holds Rybinsk NPO " Saturn ", which in cooperation with several Russian industrial enterprises began to develop the existing Russian projects gas turbines. The production of the first Russian engines of this type is planned for late 2017 - early 2018. Frigates of project 11356 have a displacement of 4 thousand Tons, agility moves 30 knots, the autonomy of 30 days, the crew of 200 people. On the armament of the ship are cruise missiles with long range "Caliber" or " Onyx ", artustanovkoy caliber of 100 millimeters anti-aircraft complex " Dirk ", torpedoes caliber 533 mm, one rotorcraft Ka-31. The project 22350 ships have a displacement of 4, 5 thousand tons, a length of 135 meters and a width of fifteen meters. Armed frigates will consist naval gun mount A-192 "Armat" caliber 130 mm, launchers for 16 anti-ship missiles "Onyx" or "Caliber-NCE" and anti-aircraft missile system " Polyment-Redoute ".