Coastal missile systems “Bastion” and “Ball” destroyed a simulated enemy ship during exercises in the Black Sea. This was announced on Monday, November 30, by the information support department of the Black Sea Fleet (BSF) of Russia.
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The calculations of the complexes found the target and took it for escort. The algorithm of actions for delivering a missile strike at the “enemy” ship was worked out.
The crew of the frigate “Admiral Makarov” was involved in the role of the enemy, which makes the transition from the outer roadstead of the port of Feodosia to Sevastopol, the Zvezda TV channel specifies.
BRK K-300 “Bastion” is a coastal missile system with an anti-ship missile “Onyx” (for the Russian Armed Forces) / “Yakhont” (for export supplies).
Designed to destroy surface ships of various classes and types from amphibious forces, convoys, ship and aircraft carrier strike groups, as well as single ships and ground radio contrast targets.
The Ball complex is a mobile system based on the MZKT-7930 chassis. It includes up to two self-propelled command posts, up to four launchers with eight Kh-35 / Kh-35U cruise missiles, as well as transport and reloading vehicles.
Created to control territorial waters, protect naval bases and other coastal facilities, as well as to destroy amphibious assault forces.
On November 25, it was reported that the newest corvette “Hero of the Russian Federation Aldar Tsydenzhapov” first launched a cruise missile of the “Uranus” complex at a sea target in the Peter the Great Bay in Primorye. The launch was carried out as part of the program of factory running and state tests.