to Buy Second Batch of Gepard 3.9 class stealth frigates from Zelenodolsk
- "Rosoboronexport" and Gorky Zelenodolsk plant successfully
completed a contract to supply two "Gepard" ships to Vietnam
and signed another contract for two such ships.
"The contract is made on time. In the Vietnamese side were no comments.
The first "Gepard" was raised last year, the second - in this.
We signed a contract for a second pair of these ships," - said
to "Interfax-AVN" on Wednesday, Deputy Director for state
defense order and Foreign Economic Affairs of Zelenodolsk plant Gorky,
Vietnames People's Navy Gepard 3.9 class (Project 1166.1E) Frigate
He noted that if the first two frigates such as "Gepard"
missile guided frigates ships, then the latter will be more ships with
ASW-role. According to Rudenko, other countries in Southeast Asia interest
in these ships exhibit.
"Yesterday, here at the show we had a meeting with Defense Minister
of Cambodia. They asked a couple of ships," - said Rudenko.