KARAKURT class Weapon Systems // Ships // Frigates/Corvettes


Country of Origin: Russia

The KARAKURT class (Russian Project 22800) missile-armed corvettes were designed by the Almaz Design Bureau in St. Petersburg.  HULL: The ships are 219 ft 10 in (67 m) long with a beam of 36 ft 1 in (11 m), a draft of 13 ft 1 in (4 m) and a standard displacement of 800 metric tons. The ships can remain at sea for up to 15 days at a time. Orlan-10 uncrewed aerial vehicles can be carried and deployed from the corvettes, with launch and recovery equipment fitted at the stern. This...

 

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