RIA Announcements. The ceremony of raising naval ensign Coast Guard Federal Border Service was accomplished on Sunday during Vladivostok
on the new patrol ship "Sable
, "Which at first will go to patrol the waters of the island Russia, which will host the summit APEC
, and then step up security sea
the state border of the country, told RIA Announcements representative FSS Border RF
the Primorsky Territory.
Yearly 24th meeting of the favorites of the APEC (Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum) will be held September 2-9 in Vladivostok. This is the first summit APEC, which is held in Russia. The total investment in the preparations for the summit was about 600 billion rubles.
"The role of a flag raising ceremony, a festive took command of the Seaside Regional Border Guard Department of the Federal Security Service, coastguard, representatives of the Mayor's Office of Vladivostok," — said the official.
He noted that "Sable"Was designed and built in St. Petersburg on the stocks of Central Marine Design Bureau" Almaz ". Construction was carried out by the municipal contract. Displacement of a new vessel — 70 tons, has a top speed of over 40 knots, the crew — 10 people on the deck — 14.5 — Maritime tumbovaya millimeter machine gun mount.
"New High ship designed for patrolling coastal waters. After the end of the summit crew "Sable" will begin in Primorye patrolling coastal waters, "- said the source.