New Naval Weapon Systems At IMDS-2019

  • By Our Bureau
  • 08:55 AM, July 11, 2019
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Russia's state-owned Rosoboronexport will be unveiling new naval defense hardware at the IMDS 2019 International Maritime Defense exhibition to be held July 10 -14, 2019 at the Lenexpo Exhibition Complex in St. Petersburg, Russia. profiles some of the interesting warships and weapon systems designed for the naval forces.

Gepard-3.9 frigate

The Russian Gepard-class frigates is a class of frigates that were intended as successors to the earlier Koni-class frigates and Grisha, and Parchim-class corvettes. It is armed with 8 Kh35 Anti ship missiles or 8 Kalibr missiles along with other armaments.

Project 22800E: Karakurt-E warship

The Karakurt class, Russian designation Project 22800 Karakurt, is a class of small missile ships for the Russian Navy.The class was created as a cheap alternative for larger Admiral Grigorovich class frigates and have a stealth shaped superstructure and are armed primarily with Kalibr or P-800 Onika missiles.

Project 20382 Tigr corvette

The Project 20382 Tigr small escort ship (corvette) is intended to destroy enemy submarines, surface ships, and air attack assets, autonomously or in cooperation with other naval forces, as well as to guard maritime state borders and Exclusive Economic Zones.

Project 12701E Minesweeper

The Project 12701E Minesweeper is designed to provide mine protection of naval bases, coastal sea areas, detect and destroy mines of all kinds. It is equipped with a DIEZ-12700E automated system for mine countermeasures operation control.

Amur-1650 Submarine

The Amur 1650 diesel-electric submarine belongs to a new generation of Russian non-nuclear submarines.