07 September 2015
Model of Stereguschy class light frigates (photo : Soha)
The model Steregushchy frigate appear in exhibition to celebrate the Nation’s Socio-Economic Achievements 2015 has appeared speculation futures Navy ships class in Vietnam.
According to information from Russian media ever published, Russia offers new missile ship Steregushchy for Vietnam before we officially ordered contract Gepard 3.9 frigates.
Then Vietnam continued to express an interest in western modern warship of the SIGMA 9814 class ignoring Steregushchy allegedly exist some problems related to production licenses or technology shipbuilding as total segment has less flexibility.
Stereguschy light frigates (photo : militaryphotos)
Recently, however, Russian media reported that Vietnam has not yet decided to buy the SIGMA ship and the appearance of the model Project ship 20380 in exhibition to celebrate the Nation’s Socio-Economic Achievements 2015 has resulted society says so may chance to be opened with Steregushchy frigates.
Project ship 20380, designed by Naval Design Bureau Almaz is made at factory Severnaya Verf in St. Petersburg and factory Amur Shipyard in Komsomolsk-on-Amur. Ship of this project is optimized for anti-submarine operations and anti-ship and also in support of amphibious operations. The project ship 20380 also incorporates stealth technology, significantly reduces the infrared signal and the ship's radar.