Project 22350M frigates in the Navy of the Russian Federation, armed with ship-based anti-aircraft missile systems "Polyment-Redut", receive anti-aircraft guided missiles (developing countries) with a range of up to defeat 400 km. It is reported by TASS with reference to a source in the Russian military-industrial complex..
At present, the Poliment-Redut complex can use anti-aircraft missiles with a range of 150 kilometers. In this way, the range of the complex will more than double, what will affect the combat capability of frigates and the effectiveness of their combat use.
According to TASS, citing a source in the military-industrial complex, the almost three times increased range of interception of air targets will lead to, that Russian frigates will be able to destroy NATO airborne early warning and control aircraft. Long-range missiles will be launched from the cells of the universal ship firing system (УКСК) 3C14.
Currently, the frigate "Admiral Gorshkov", for example, It has 2 UKSK on 16 missiles. On frigates, starting with the ship "Admiral Amelko", being the fifth in the project, will install four complexes, designed for eight missiles each. known, that they are going to lay the lead frigate of project 22350M in 2023 year.
In total, Russia expects to build 12 upgraded frigates of project 22350M, which should significantly increase the combat capability of the Russian navy against the backdrop of current events. used photos:Russian Ministry of Defense