Towing vessel "Seliger" (Project 11982), built at the Baltic Shipyard "Yantar" (part of the JSC "United Shipbuilding Corporation") on November 27 completed the marine part of the state sea trials in the Black Sea. The press service of the Shipyard "Yantar".
The state began sea trials on November 17, during which time there have been six outputs of the vessel at sea. Factory acceptance testing team, together with the experts of Black Sea Fleet spent maneuvering and speed testing of the ship, cruising range settings worked, tested the navigational and radio equipment. All systems are functioning normally ship.
Upon completion of the marine part of the program, on November 27, the second part of the state tests — revision of the ship. For two weeks in Novorossiysk will be held control devices and opening mechanisms, experts and members of the state commission to evaluate the overall condition of the ship, its equipment and all available resources on it. The crew of the vessel will be transferred to maintenance kit (spare parts, tools, supplies and materials), provides for other work.
In mid-December, to be held control output of the vessel into the sea, according to the results in the second half of the month are expected to sign priemoperedatochnogo act with the customer.
Since it became known that the diesel-electric submarine (SSK of) "Sindurakshak" Indian Navy November 25, 2012, completing the first phase of the factory sea trials and returned to the dock of "CA" asterisk ". The press service of the dockside.
It is noted that the test program with the participation of the crew and the commissioning team enterprise has been fully implemented. According to the approved schedule is the elimination of the trial observations.
In the near future submarine will be released into the sea for testing missile system. Upon completion of these studies and the implementation of the final color of diesel-electric submarines "Sindurakshak" to be handed to the naval forces of India and make the transition to their permanent home. Under the contract, this should happen at the end of 2012