To protect the Western Arctic area will be the new patrol ship

In the item-based detachment of ships of border guard of FSB of Russia in the Western Arctic area came to the patrol ship “Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky”. It is intended to patrol the distant sea and ocean areas, counter terrorist threats, participation in rescue operations, support of activities of special purpose units.

the Ship, equipped with the latest equipment, will soon be out to sea to perform assigned tasks, the correspondent GTRK “Murman” Andrey Zaitsev. The ship has a cruising range of up to 12 thousand nautical miles, an autonomy of up to two months and the ability to overcome the ice fields of thickness up to 80 cm On Board is two heavy machine gun and artillery.

Text: GTRK “Murman”