In late September, the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation has announced a closed tender for the construction of three frigates of Project 11356 for the Fleet. The competition was attended by five Russian shipyards — Baltic Shipyard "Yantar" (Kaliningrad), "Amur Shipbuilding Plant" (Komsomolsk-on-Amur), "Baltic Shipyard", "Severnaya Verf" and "Admiralty Shipyards" (all — St. Petersburg).
October 8 the results of competition. Named the winner of the Baltic Shipyard "Yantar", which is currently executing an order for three frigates of the same project for the Indian Navy.
Until the end of October with the Kaliningrad plant is to be signed a contract to build a series of Russian ships. Tentative dates for the implementation of this order — 4 years. Lay the first frigate Shipyard "Yantar" plans in November 2010.