ADMIRAL CHABANENKO (DD) class Weapon Systems // Ships // Destroyers


Country of Origin: Russia

The class is officially rated as a bol'shoy protivolodochnyy korbal' (BPK)(large anti-submarine ship). These large anti-submarine destroyers are similar in concept to the now-retired U.S. SPRUANCE (DD-963) class. The UDALOY-II is an improvement on the original UDALOY class that is oriented toward anti-surface ship warfare. Only two ships of this design were originally intended to be built, and they were to be assigned to the KGB Maritime Border Guard. After 1991, they were transferred...

 

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