Mikhail Podnichenko, general manager of the Russian “Sevmash” plant, said that the company had supplied the nuclear submarines “Voronezh” and “Vladivostok” with hypersonic weapons.
“Dear Vladimir Vladimirovich, the working group of the Northern Machine Building Corporation fulfills its obligations to build high-quality nuclear submarines,” said Podnichenko during a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin via video technology.
He continued, saying, “Today we provide ships with hypersonic weapons, which will shape the future of the Russian submarine fleet”.
In turn, the Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov, who was in the shipyard “Severnaya Verve” in St. Petersburg, where the two frigates “Admiral Yumashev” and “Admiral Spiridonov” of Project 22350 were placed, told the head of state during the meeting what weapons would be equipped with them These frigates.
“These ships provide ammunition for anti-submarine missiles, including hypersonic weapons,” Manturov said.