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What is BPK Marshal Shaposhnikov


the Big anti-submarine ship Marshal Shaposhnikov the project 1155 the Frigate has been put in 1983 at factory Amber in Kaliningrad, it is put into operation on December, 30th, 1985. All under the given project 12 ships have been constructed, by this time three of them are written off, two are in a reserve and one under repair. Board number - 543. the Commander - the captain of the first rank Anatoly Vislov.

Displacement - 7570 tons. Length - 163,5 m, width - 19 m, a deposit - 5,2 m. Speed of a full speed - 29 knots, range of swimming - 5700 miles. Capacity gazoturbinnoj power installation - 62 thousand in l. With. crew - 220 persons, including 29 officers. It is armed by the antiaircraft, artillery, torpedo and anti-submarine systems, two helicopters.

BPK Marshal Shaposhnikov repeatedly made distant campaigns , visited ports of Mozambique, India, Angola, the USA and other countries. In 1988 - 1989, during time irano - the Iraq war, was in Persian gulf, has spent 41 vessel in 19 escorts. In 1990 - h years participated in evacuation of the Soviet citizens from Ethiopia. in 1993 - 1994 has passed capital repairs.