Official naming ceremony of P-417 anti-sabotage boat was held in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
Members of the Yunarmiya movement in Viluchinsk took part in the official naming ceremony of P-417 anti-sabotage boat, says press center of RF Defence Ministry. According to the order of Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy the boat was called Unarmeyets of Kamchatka.
The official ceremony in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky was devoted to the 75th anniversary of the creation of the brigade of ships for the close protection of the sea area. P-417 anti-sabotage boat forms part of this brigade.
P-417 Unarmeyets of Kamchatka anti-sabotage boat belongs to the boats of the project 21980 (Grachyonok). They were designed in order to re-equip the Russian Navy. Their production started only eight years ago. These boats were designed for countering sabotage and terrorist forces and close approaches to them. Also they are operated in order to secure and defend the state border of the Russian Federation.