June 14, 2016 - The second vessel of a new generation communication Project 18280 "Ivan Khurs" planned to release the water in the autumn of 2016, the report says shipyard "Severnaya Verf" (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation).
"Today, on the order of a fully formed hull and superstructure, carried outfitting, electrical work, priming and insulation of buildings, housing starts painting. water vessel connection Descent is scheduled for autumn 2016 ", - quotes" RIA Novosti "press service message" Severnaya Verf ".
Ship communication project 18280 is designed to provide communications, fleet management, conduct signals intelligence. Its length - 95 m, width - 16 m, speed - 20 knots, cruising range - 8000 miles, the crew - about 120 people. it is much greater than previous generations of analogs Because of its performance characteristics. The ships significantly improved efficiency and performance, using modern electronic digital control system, introduced wide automation communication systems and radio observations, the report said, "Severnaya Verf".
"Ivan Khurs" - the first serial ship of the project 18280, built by order of the Russian Navy. The developer of the ship project 18280 is JSC "Central Design Bureau" Iceberg "(St. Petersburg). The ship was laid down in November 2013.
On the ship "Ivan Khurs" already installed the main engines, the total power of the engines produced at the Kolomna plant of 5500 l / sec., Said the plant.
Earlier it was reported that the head vessel "Yury Ivanov," the project was transferred to the Russian Navy in December 2014, the act of transfer and acceptance was signed December 29, 2014, reports "RIA Novosti".