Military


R Vikramaditya [ex-Gorshkov]

Specifications
Designer: Nevskoye Planning and Design Bureau
Builder: Chernomorsky [Nikolayev South]
Refit yard: Sevmash
Displacement 38,000 tons standard
45,000-45,500 tons full load
Speed (kts): 29.5-30.0 knots [32 knots ?]
Dimensions (m): 274.0 meters / 890.5 feet long overall
257.0 meters long waterline
32.7 meters waterline beam
53.0 meters flight deck width
9.5 meters draft standard
12.0 meters draft mean full load
Propulsion: 8 turbopressurized boilers, diesel fuel
4 steam turbines; 180,000 shp [140,000-200,000 shp ??]
4 shafts
Radar IAI/ELTA Systems ALPHA (Advanced Lightweight Phased Array Radar) S-band active phased-array radar
Armament:
Missiles:
  • 48 Barak-2 LR-SAMs [by 2017]

  • 3 X 24 SA-N-9 SAM
  • 4 X 32 CADS-N-1 SAM/CIWS
  • 2 X 12 ASW RBU-6000
  • Guns:
  • 4 X AK-630 30mm CIWS
  • Torpedoes: none
    Aircraft: 16-24 MiG-29K fighter jets
    up to 10 [ 4-16 ?] helicopters mix of
    Ka-28 ASW helicopters
    Ka-31 AEW helicopters
    ALH Dhruv may be used
    Crew: 1,924 Including 763 with Air Detachment (alternatively 524)
    [??? 1,200-1,600 (including air group)]



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