Russia’s new Steregushchiy-class multi-purpose stealth corvette, the Rezky (343), could also be handed over to the Pacific Fleet in December. The handover was postponed just a few instances previously, with the second half of October being the most recent deadline. She would be the fourth corvette of undertaking 20380 within the Pacific fleet. The fourth serial Venture 20380 multirole corvette Rezky was laid down on the Amur Shipyard in 2016. The Rezky started its shipbuilder’s working trials in April. the Russian information company TASS reported that they has been unable to formally verify the knowledge on the time of the publication.

The Steregushchiy class (Guarding), Russian designation Venture 20380, is a category of corvettes being constructed for the Russian Navy. Designed by the Almaz Central Marine Design Bureau, subsequent vessels had been constructed to an improved design (Venture 20381), incorporating the Zaslon-Redut SAM system. The ship full displacement and dimensions are massive for a corvette, thus it’s designated as a frigate by NATO. The Steregushchiy class has been additional developed into the Gremyashchiy class (Venture 20385) and Venture 20386 subclasses. The export variant is named Venture 20382 Tigr.

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The Steregushchiy-class corvettes have a metal hull and composite materials superstructure, with a bulbous bow and 9 watertight subdivisions. They’ve a mixed bridge and command centre, and area and weight provision for eight SS-N-25 missiles. Stealth know-how was extensively used throughout development of the ships, in addition to 21 patents and 14 new pc packages. Latest bodily subject discount options had been utilized too. In consequence, designers significantly diminished the ship’s radar signature due to hull structure and fire-resistant radar-absorbent fiberglass utilized in tophamper’s design.

The Venture 20380 corvettes are brown-water warships that battle submarines and warships and supply hearth help to amphibious assault. The complete displacement is 2.2 thousand tons and the velocity is 23 knots. The cruising vary is 4 thousand miles. The corvettes are armed with The 3M-54 Kalibr/Klub (SS-N-27 “Sizzler”) anti-ship missile. , twelve Redut vertical launching system (VLS) cells containing 9M96E medium-range surface-to-air missile (SAM) of the S-400 system and antiaircraft missiles, A-190 100 mm artillery gun, AK-630 30 mm small-caliber air protection weapons. In addition they carry 324 mm Paket torpedo launchers, a helipad and a hangar.