Russian firm unveils concept designs for future aircraft carrier, landing ship

Photo: Nevskoye Planning and Design Bureau

United Shipbuilding Corporation’s (USC) Nevskoye Planning and Design Bureau has unveiled the first concept design images of an aircraft carrier (pictured) and a landing ship slated for the Russian Navy.

The proposed aircraft carrier will have a length of 250 metres and a displacement of 45,000 tonnes. It will be capable of accommodating 24 multi-role fighter aircraft, six helicopters, and an assortment of 20 unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).

The landing ship will have a length of 220 metres, a waterline draught of seven metres, a displacement of 30,000 tonnes, and a flight deck that can accommodate seven helicopters.

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