Small missile ships “Zeleny Dol” and “Serpukhov” which arrived on the Black Sea Fleet should complete the tests in November, after which they will raise the flag of St. Andrew.
At the moment, they are being tested in Novorossiysk. After the ships are part of the Black Sea Fleet, they will make the transition to Sevastopol to the place of permanent deployment, and after passing the course tasks they will be part of the Black Sea Fleet Standby Force. The ships will be taken to the brigade of missile boats, commanded by captain Dmitry Vasilchuk.
Small missile ship “Serpukhov” arrived in Novorossiysk naval base in August, small missile ship “Zeleny Dol” – in late July. Earlier, the crews were trained on the Caspian Flotilla.