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The Board of the United shipbuilding Corporation (USC) has set the number of received damage to aircraft-carrying cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov” by the sinking of the floating dock. It is reported TASS citing the head of the USC Alexey Rakhmanov.
“The Commission counted 52 damage. Total restoration of the ship will cost about 70 million rubles, that is within the budget of the modernization of “Admiral Kuznetsov” is belongs to the category of minor damage,” — said Rakhmanov.
On October 30 the 82nd shipyard in Roslyakovo settlement (Murmansk region), where they repaired the aircraft carrier “Admiral Kuznetsov”, sank floating dock PD-50. On the dock fell two tower cranes, one of which broke the deck of an aircraft carrier that resulted in a hole measuring 4 by 5 meters.
As a result of the repair of “Admiral Kuznetsov” have to obtain new energy equipment and weapons. Work is scheduled for completion in 2021. In July, the General Director of ship-repair center “Zvezdochka” Sergey Marichev said that to unload the old equipment will have to “maximize” almost half of the carrier.
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