Heavy-duty, indestructible, fast — Russian Ministry of defense announced the beginning of the test media for the latest strategic weapon. We are talking about the nuclear submarine K-329 "Belgorod", which runs in an unmanned underwater vehicle "Poseidon" with nuclear power. The first launch of the combat drone is scheduled for the fall. About the power of "Poseidon" and why is he so afraid of in the West — in the material RIA Novosti.
About "Poseidon", the world learned after the appeal of President Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly on March 1, 2018. However, in December 2016, the CIA said that Russia experienced a deep drone with a nuclear power plant. Since this project is in the spotlight of Western intelligence services. And it is clear: "Poseidon" actually makes useless all the expensive missile defence programme of the USA.
Multipurpose nuclear submarines (NPS) "Voronezh" and "Vladivostok" will join the combat strength of the Navy fleet in seven or eight years, reported RIA Novosti head of the United shipbuilding Corporation (USC) Alexey Rakhmanov.
Their tab under project 885M ("Ash-M") was held yesterday at the shipyard "Sevmash" (Severodvinsk). Director General of the complex Mikhail Budnichenko told that they will be armed with hypersonic weapons.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin took part in laying amphibious assault ships (helicopter carriers) at the plant "Zaliv" in Kerch.
The President participated in a ceremony mortgage Board section of the universal landing ship "Ivan Rogov". Mortgage Board section of the second ship - "Mitrofan Moskalenko" to establish a Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov, Deputy defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko, the commander in chief of the Navy Nikolai Evmenov.
The first production of strategic nuclear submarine (NPS) of the improved project 955A "Borey" - "Prince Oleg" - it is planned to transfer the Navy (Navy) in December 2020, told RIA Novosti on Monday the head of the United shipbuilding Corporation (USC) Alexey Rakhmanov.
On the eve of Severodvinsk (the plant "Sevmash") was signed the act of acceptance-transmission of the Russian Navy, the lead ship of this project submarine "Prince Vladimir".
Head nuclear submarine (APL) of the upgraded project 885M ("Ash-M") "Kazan" will give the Navy of Russia in December 2020, told RIA Novosti on Sunday, the head of the United shipbuilding Corporation (USC) Alexey Rakhmanov.
Initially the boat was to convey to the fleet last year, but the trials of an improved project Yasen was delayed and the transfer of the submarine was moved to 2020.
Talking about the closure of the core enterprises of Severodvinsk in the Arkhangelsk region, where the foci of the coronavirus, is not yet underway, said the head of Igor Skubenko in an interview, which published a press-service of administration of municipality on Sunday.
Skubenko told that the decision to close the Severodvinsk on quarantine was taken at a meeting of the operational headquarters taking into account the recommendations of the chief sanitary doctor of the region. "I had to take this decision, I believe, at that time it was absolutely correct. Someone says had before, someone said it wasn't necessary," said Skubenko. He noted that now the situation in the city stabilized, and the closure of the city also have influenced this result.
The most formidable of the Russian fleets in composition and armament, for the past several years, a unified strategic command, the Northern fleet marks anniversary of founding. Now he is actively developing the newest nuclear submarine project "Borey" and "Ash-M" and waiting for the arrival of the updated "Varshavyanka".
The year of education of the Northern fleet is considered 1733-th, when was the Arkhangelsk seaport. The day of the Northern fleet is celebrated on 1 June.