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In Rosmorrechflot has chosen the contractors who will undertake the construction of sea ferries for communication of Kamchatka with the ports of the Far East. This was reported in the press service of the Krai government, reports TASS.
It is noted that we are talking about aviapassazhirskie ferries project CNF22 cost 3.1 billion rubles project NE-020.2 (1.3 billion rubles). It is expected that their construction will be completed by the end of 2021.
One of the ferries will operate between Kamchatka, Sakhalin, Magadan region and Primorsky Krai, the other between Kamchatka and the Commanders and the Kuril Islands. To perform the work will be Shipbuilding plant of a name Butoma Kerch and Oka shipyard (Nizhny Novgorod).
According to the head of the region Vladimir Ilyukhin, now the local residents have no alternative mode of transport for visiting other regions of the country except airplanes. “The appearance of these vessels will be a significant advantage for Kamchatka, and for the development of tourism industry,” he concluded.
The expansion of the transport network, inland waterways, regional airports and routes, seaports of Russia — a series of tasks “Comprehensive plan for the modernization and expansion of trunk infrastructure”. The plan included national projects and will last until 2024.
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