Today,a tri-color flag was raised over a new patrol boat for Russian Navy symbolizing official service entry with Russian Pacific Fleet. This is the first out of seven similar "guardians" to enter service this year.
The ship was made at the OAO "Vostochnaya Verf'" in Vladivostok city.
Displacement - 400 tones
Speed - 30kts
Armament - two 30mm six-barrel artillery guns and torpedoes.
"Guardian" will patrol National waters in Kuril Islands region (near Pacific Ocean)
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