Date: 5 days ago   Category: Politics

Kiev has floated the new landing boat "Centaur"


Kiev has floated the new landing boat "Centaur"
In the capital of Ukraine have floated the new landing and assault boat "Centaur" intended for patrol at the sea.

participated In festive events the secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Oleksandr Turchynov, the Minister of Defence Stepan Poltorak.

As have noted in the Ukrainian militarny portal, "Centaur" built at the Smithy on Rybatskoye plant in Kiev.

the Boat was developed on the basis of small armored artillery boats of the Gyurza-M project 58155.

according to Turchynov, "Centaur" is also intended for strengthening of protection of the Ukrainian border in the water area of the Black and Azov seas.

"This boat isn't worse than Russian "Raptor", he said.
"Centaur" is armed with two launchers of 80-mm jet system of volley fire, two fighting modules with machine guns in caliber of 12,7 mm and 40 mm a grenade launcher.

the Displacement of "Centaur" is 47 tons, the greatest length - 24,3 m, the greatest width - 4,8 m, the maximum speed - to the 50th higher education institution.

Crew of the boat consists of five people, and in a landing compartment 32 servicemen will be located.

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