Serhat TUNAR -TDO- The new frigates to be produced for the Russian Navy will be equipped with hypersonic weapons 'Admiral Yumashev' and 'Admiral Spirodonov'.
Aleksey Rahmanov, head of the United Ship Construction Company of Russia, told Sputnik in an interview on the subject that the construction of the ships would take about 5 years, after which they would be handed over to the Russian Navy.
Aleksey Rahmanov also stated that the number of missile silos on these ships could be increased from 16 to 24.
Russia also announced the start of the construction of new ships to be added to its equipment. All ships will be equipped with high precision modern weapons, mainly hypersonic weapons.