Russian Black Sea Fleet in 2017 will receive six submarines "Varshavyanka" (Project 636). This was stated by Rear Admiral A. Fedotenkov, commander of the Black Sea Fleet, RIA Novosti reported. "The first three buildings will be received in 2014, one boat — in 2015 and two more — in 2016 This will create a full brigade of the Black Sea Fleet submarines," — said Fedotenkov. He noted that all of the ships have already been laid on by the St. Petersburg "Admiralty Shipyards".
As part of the Black Sea Fleet is currently two subs: B-380 "St. Prince George" (Project 641B) and B-871 "Alrosa" (Project 877V). B-380 is now on the modernization and repair. "Based on the experience of life of submariners Black Sea Fleet will be formed brigade of submarines of Project 636," — said the commander. Fedotenkov added that with the arrival of the first submarines in the fleet will arrive Project 11356 frigates (1135.6).
New submarines will be based at Sevastopol and Novorossiysk. In Novorossiysk will be highlighted by basing quay front. The Rear Admiral said that after the submarine fleet will come to Ukraine to sign the add. to the Agreement on the placing on the Ukrainian territory of the Russian flota.Po said Admiral Vladimir Vysotsky, Commander of the Russian Navy, 2020 to combat the Black Sea Fleet will arrive 15 new submarines and surface ships. In particular, in 2013 in the Black Sea Fleet will come on frigates of Project 11356. Their number in 2015 should reach 5. As previously reported, in 2030 the number of modern ships in the Russian Black Sea Fleet will bring up to 35-40 units.