“Unreliable” nuclear submarine “Kazan” to finalize


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Commissioning in 2019 the Russian Navy nuclear submarine (NPS) “Kazan” project 885M (code “Ash-M”) of Russia postponed due to the need to Refine support systems. This was reported by TASS source in the military-industrial complex.

“At the end of mooring trials, as well as the winter phase of the factory running tests a number of auxiliary components and assemblies of the vehicle does not meet the requirements of technical specifications of the Ministry of defence, including in terms of reliability, and requires revision in the dock Sevmash” — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to the source, the refinement of systems will require at least several months, after which the submarine must go through the factory and state tests. “Run all the way to the end of the year is absolutely impossible. It is not excluded that it will take and the whole 2020 and Sevmash will be able to pass “Kazan” fleet only in 2021,” said the source.

In may, the drawbacks of APL said the President of “United shipbuilding Corporation” (USC) Alexey Rakhmanov. Earlier in the month about the shortcomings of “Severodvinsk” and the construction project 885M submarines wrote military expert Maxim Klimov.

Currently, the project 885 one submarine K-560 “Severodvinsk” is in order. Second, K-561 “Kazan”, launched. Two submarines, the K-573 “Novosibirsk” K-571 “Krasnoyarsk” carried out hydraulic tests of casings. Also laid three submarines.

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