The newest corvette “Hero of the Russian Federation Aldar Tsydenzhapov” for the first time used the “Package” complex against a simulated enemy submarine, the press service of the Pacific Fleet reported.
The corvette is currently being tested in the Sea of Japan.
“The corvette carried out a search for a simulated enemy submarine, on the side of which one of the diesel submarines of the Primorsk flotilla of heterogeneous forces of the fleet came forward, classified it, established contact, and then fired for the first time with a small-sized anti-submarine and anti-torpedo complex” Packet “, – Interfax quotes a message Thursday 25 November.
The day before, the corvette first launched a cruise missile of the Uranus complex at a sea target in the Peter the Great Gulf in Primorye. The launch was carried out as part of the program of factory running and state tests.