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"Kalashnikov" will build two high-speed "Comet" hydrofoil in 2019

"Next year we will launch two more "Comets" and hope this will become a tradition", - quotes the acting CEO of the group, RIA Novosti.

The ship "Comet" is already running in the Crimea, between Yalta and Sevastopol. The first flight took place on 1 August this year. The ship served a five-man crew in one trip it can carry up to 120 passengers. "Comet" is equipped with aircraft seats and is able, without stopping to go 150 kilometers at a speed of 65 kilometers per hour.

The ship hydrofoil - a special type of high-speed vessel with dynamic type maintain. Under the body of the vehicle is a special wings that lift it above the water during the movement and reduce drag. Thus, the ship runs at high speed, are inaccessible to vessels with a normal displacement.


Source: http://www.morvesti.ru/detail.php?ID=73531

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