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  1. Raketa

    Raketa was the first type of hydrofoil boats commercially produced in the Soviet Union. They were manufactured from 1957 until the early 1970s. The chief designer was Rostislav Alexeyev and the project 340 vessels had been planned already in the late 1940s. The first model, Raketa-1, was built by Krasnoye Sormovo shipbuilding plant in Sormovo, Nizhny Novgorod. On its maiden voyage, on 25 August 1957, it carried 30 passengers from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan in seven hours. Raketa boats were soon in wide commercial service on the Volga River and elsewhere in the Soviet Union. To this day, the name is often used generically in Russian for all hydrofoil river boats. There were several versions of project 340 vessels: project 340, project 340E and project 340ME.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Raketa in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Raketa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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