Russian destroyer Admiral Tributs
Admiral Tributs (Адмирал Трибуц) is a Project 1155 Large Anti-Submarine Ship (Большой Противолодочный Корабль, BPK) of the Russian Navy. The vessel is known in the west as an Udaloy-class destroyer. Named after Vladimir Filippovich Tributs, the vessel serves in the Russian Pacific Fleet.
Admiral Tributs in Vladivostok
|Namesake:||Vladimir Filippovich Tributs|
|Builder:||A.A. Zhdanov, Leningrad|
|Laid down:||19 April 1980|
|Launched:||26 March 1983|
|Commissioned:||30 December 1985|
|Status:||in active service|
|Class and type:||Udaloy-class destroyer|
|Length:||163 m (535 ft)|
|Beam:||19.3 m (63 ft)|
|Draught:||7.8 m (26 ft)|
|Propulsion:||2 shaft COGAG, 4 gas turbines, 89,000 kW (120,000 hp)|
|Speed:||35 knots (65 km/h; 40 mph)|
|Range:||10,500 nautical miles (19,400 km) at 14 knots (26 km/h; 16 mph)|
|Sensors and |
|Electronic warfare |
|Aircraft carried:||2 x Ka-27 'Helix' series helicopters|
|Aviation facilities:||Helicopter deck and hangar|
Admiral Tributs was accepted into the Pacific Fleet on 15 February 1986 and attached to the 183rd Anti-Submarine Warfare Brigade. The ship served in the Indian Ocean in 1987, visiting Aden, South Yemen, and 1990, visiting Penang, Malaysia. Between 5 December 1992 and 23 May 1993, the vessel undertook peacekeeping duties in the Persian Gulf, followed by a lengthy modernisation at Dalzavod, Vladivostok that lasted from March 1994 to March 2003.
Resuming service, between 10 and 15 February 2004, Admiral Tributs joined Varyag on a visit to Incheon, South Korea, to celebrate the centenary of the battle between Varyag and the Japanese fleet during the Battle of Chemulpo Bay. In 2005, the vessel took part in joint exercises with India, visited Tanjung Priok, Indonesia, Singapore. Sattahip, Thailand, Danang, Vietnam;, Victoria, Seychelles and Klang, Malaysia, took part in exercises with Moskva and Pyotr Velikiy and joint exercises with the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force alongside Admiral Panteleyev. Following a visit to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, in April 2012, the vessel joined sisterships Admiral Vinogradov and Marshal Shaposhnikov for joint exercises with the People's Liberation Army Navy.
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