New Meteor 120P hydrofoil was unveiled on October 8 in Khanty-Mansiysk. The first hydrofoil from the renewed legendary Meteor series was launched on August 3, 2021 and will be operated in Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug–Yugra. Hydrofoil is designed by the Alekseyev Central Hydrofoil Design Bureau as a part of a Federal Program – supported by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation – to develop shipbuilding industry and marine facilities for development of offshore deposits until 2030.
For the new Meteor hydrofoil, MT-Group supplied two marine diesel engines MAN D2862LE483 with an aggregate capacity of 2900 hp. Highly efficient and reliable MAN engines comply with all current ecological standards and distinguished by low level of noise and vibration ensuring comfort of Meteor 120P passengers during distant voyages.