In Sevastopol from Nikolaev after scheduled maintenance on the bank "Black Sea Shipbuilding Plant", today, February 2, returned missile corvette Naval Ukraine "Dnieper". It is reported by the head of the press center of the Ukrainian Navy captain Oleg Cubuc.
The ship, under the command of Captain 3rd Rank Anatoly Khapov successfully fulfilled its objectives for the period of repair and go to the place of permanent deployment. According to the head of the operation and repair of the Ukrainian Navy Command of the 1st rank of captain Michael Turner during dock repairs casing of the restored, refurbished rudder and steering system, the bottom fitting the ship, made some other work. — The company has done its job, out of repair, "Dnieper" is further evidence of our fruitful cooperation with Nikolaev shipbuilders — said the captain Michael Turner. — In the near future, with the final completion of the recovery of technical readiness, "Dnieper" will continue to perform the tasks in the fighting core of the Ukrainian Navy. In command of the fleet are confident that the plant workers will be successfully completed repairs and other vessels, — added the officer. General Director of JSC "Black Sea Shipbuilding Plant" Valery Kalashnikov assured the sailors that factory workers with high quality perform repairs on other ships of the fleet. As reported, in October of last year, "Black Sea shipyard" completed a comprehensive renovation ship "Perejaslav." At present, the company ends up repairing the large landing ship "Konstantin Olshansky" and medium landing ship "Kirovograd".