Hetman Sahaydachnyi Calls at Djibouti after 2nd Patrol of the Gulf
Hetman Sahaydachnyi, a Krivak class frigate of the Ukrainian Navy, has completed the second patrolling within EU Naval Force Operation Atalanta and docked in Djibouti for logistic support, replenishment and maintenance work.
During the patrol, the ship completed some onboard trainings and exercises along with a few friendly approaches to small vessels.
The primary tasks of the ship are to conduct friendly approaches to local seafarers and to keep sea safer for fishermen.
|HETMAN SAHAYDACHNIY (U130) SPECIFICATIONS|
|Displacement||3,100 long tons (3,150 t) standard
3,510 long tons (3,566 t) full load
|Speed||32 knots (59 km/h; 37 mph)|
|Range||3,500 nmi (6,500 km; 4,000 mi) at 14 kn (26 km/h; 16 mph)
900 nmi (1,700 km; 1,000 mi) at 30 kn (56 km/h; 35 mph)
|Status||In active service, as of 2013|
Naval Today Staff, January 31, 2014; Image: Ukrainian Navy