Vympel Shipyard dispatched two fast patrol boats of Project 12150, Mangust, to Sakhalin (photo)
Vympel Shipyard (Rybinsk, Yaroslavl Region) says it dispatched two fast patrol boats of Project 12150, Mangust (Mongoose) built for Russian FSB Border Service, on 20 September 2017. According to the statement, the boats will be delivered to Sakhalin by An-124 Ruslan aircraft.
The loading performed by the Ruslan crew and the specialist of Vympel Shipyard took about 8 hours.
The fleet of fast patrol boats of Project 12150 on Sakhalin will thus be increased to 6 units.
The Mangust series boas were launched on May 17 and 23, 2017 accordingly. Then the boats underwent mooring, sea and acceptance/delivery trials.
Vympel Shipyard specializes in building medium- light-tonnage seagoing and river vessels and boats both for military and civil sectors. Since its inception in 1930, the company has built more than 30,000 ships of various types. Over the past 40 years, the shipbuilding company has delivered more than 1,800 boats to 29 countries in Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, Africa and South America. Vympel Shipyard is building serial combat missile / patrol boats of new generation, high-speed SAR boats, FF1 ships, hydrographic survey and fishing vessels, tugs and other dedicated fleet. Vympel Shipyard also provides warranty / maintenance service for its products.
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