June 21, 2012 at OAO "Yaroslavl Shipyard" (managing company "VP FINSUDPROM") in Yaroslavl, a ceremony of laying a second under construction at the plant on the amphibious assault hovercraft project 21820 (code "Dugong"), known as "Lieutenant Roman -Korsakov "(serial number 702).
The contract for the construction of a series of three boats of this project was signed "Yaroslavsky Shipbuilding Plant" and the Ministry of Defense of Russia June 23, 2011. In commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 it was decided to perpetuate the memory of the heroes in the names of a series of landing craft.
The head boat on this contract, "Denis Davydov" (serial number 701) was laid down in Yaroslavl 18 January 2012. It is reported that the company has already started cutting metal for the third ordered landing craft "Modest Mussorgsky" (serial number 703) ..