Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Largest Submarines in the World to be Destroyed
29.09.2011 18:14
Largest Submarines in the World to be Destroyed
Dmitry Donskoy submarine

The largest submarines in the world Dmitry Donskoy, Archangelsk and Severstal are to be written off and cut into metal. The further use of them is impossible because of restrictions, placed by START (for Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty). The strategic attack submarines, classified as Shark in Russia and Typhoon by NATO, will be destroyed by 2014.

      
The North Machine building Enterprise, the plant where the submarines were built, considers the submarines could be remade into refrigerated gas tanker or into all season carriers, which could bring oil and gas to arctic ports.

      
To re-equip such large submarines are too expensive, says Ministry of Defense. At that after introducing a new type of submarines Borei, using Sharks is not reasonable. The Borei class is built for carrying intercontinental missiles Bulava. The submarine crew is one and a half times less, the maintenance expenses is much lower. At that Borei is a modern submarine, which can be hardly discovered in water, reports The Izvestiya.

      
The giant submarines will be destroyed according to the Start III, signed by the Presidents of Russia and the U.S. in spring 2010.

      

www.rbcdaily.ru


Author: Irina Fomina

Tags: Russian business     

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

The Ministry of Finance of Russia has Placed New 11-year Eurobonds
22.03.2018
Burger King Issued Voppercoin
31.08.2017
Sberbanks Mortgage Portfolio Exceeds 2.5 Trillion Roubles
30.04.2017
Aeroflot is Interested in Purchasing Supersonic Civil Aircraft
22.03.2018
Russias External Debt Decreased
14.10.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Flowers Delivery

search on the map
TAGS:
Photography  Japan  Robots  Urals Region  Arkhangelsk Region  Russian business  Painting  Ust-Poluy  Russian Literature  Playwrights  Russian hotels  Anatoly Efros  Russian politics  Sochi taxi  Dmitrii Bykov  Moscow  TV  Russian Museum  Skolkovo  Russian television  Vladimir Mashkov  Russian Animation  Woodwork  Russian art  nuclear power  space  Exhibitions in Moscow  Rostov  Crash of TU-154  Exhibitions of Moscow  Russian rock musicians  Russian history  Rostelekom   Andrey Zvyagintsev  Archeology  cloud computing  Ilya Mashkov  International space station  Tula  Great People of Russia  Golden Mask  Russian courts  Russian craftsmen  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Entertainment Center   Sultanna Frantsuzova  Barnaul  Rachel Lee Hovnanian  Russian Cinema  Russian tourism 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites