Zelenodolsky plant is now laid on the stocks of the fifth rocket ship for the Navy of the Russian Federation said on Friday, RIA Announcements representative of the company.
The ship will be named "Serpukhov." Small missile ships of the project 21631, developed by JSC "Zelenodolskoye Design Bureau", are multi-purpose ships "river-sea".
"These ships are designed to protect and defend the economic zone of the country. Ships Project 21631, Unlike own layout — small gunship Project 21630 — have almost twice the displacement and equipped with modern artillery, missile, anti-sabotage, anti-aircraft and electronic weapons "- a spokesman said.
He did not specify the price of building the 1st rocket ship, but said that its displacement is 949 tons, speed — 25 knots, cruising range (at 12 knots) — 2500 miles; autonomy — 10 days, the crew — 52 people.
Head missile ship "Hail Svijazhsk" Project 21631 was built at a shipyard them. Bitter in August 2010, the second ship — "Uglich" — in July 2011, the third ship — "The stately Ustug" — in August 2011, the fourth ship — "Greenish Dol" — in August 2012.
JSC "Zelenodolsky plant A.M.Gorkovatogo name "(one of the oldest shipyards in Russia) won the tender for the construction of small missile ships of project 21631. Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation at the end of May 2010 signed an agreement with the plant for the construction of five ships in the series. Zelenodolsky plant them. A.M.Gorkovatogo goes into a holding company "Ak Bars" (Kazan, Tatarstan).