In the Arctic began construction of the air defense base


Photo: Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation

In the Arctic seaport of Tiksi in Yakutia began construction of a military camp for the military units of the air defense of the Northern fleet, reports “Interfax” with reference to the press service of the fleet.

“Today during his working trip to the garrison of Tiksi (Yakutia), Northern fleet commander Admiral Nikolai Evmenov took part in the ceremony of installing the first piles modern modular town for the accommodation of troops of the connection force and air defense of the Northern fleet,” — said in the service.

Vargarda the construction will take about six months. It will consist of 11 sites, including hostels for troops, administrative buildings, diesel power plant, storage of water and fuel, dining room and garage. “All objects will be linked by covered walkways, which is especially important in the far North and the Arctic”, — said the Agency interlocutor.

The creation of a new division of the air defense of the fleet became known in November last year. Its compounds deployed on the Novaya Zemlya archipelago, in the towns of Dikson and Tiksi.

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