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Navy (Navy) of Russia on June 12, the Day Russia adopted a nuclear submarine (SSN) K-549 “Prince Vladimir” project 955A (code “Borey-A”), reports TASS.
The corresponding ceremony, involving the upgrade of the submarine naval St. Andrew’s flag was held at the “Sevmash” in Severodvinsk. NPS received the 31st division of submarines of the Northern fleet.
In may, the American edition of the Drive called K-549 “Prince Vladimir” best submarine of the Russian Navy.
In October 2019 K-549 “Prince Vladimir” held the first firing of an Intercontinental ballistic missile R-30 “Bulava-30”.
In may of the same year “news” with reference to sources wrote that the K-549 “Prince Vladimir” is different from the submarines of project 955 “Borey” lack of “hump” missile launch platform.
Bookmark K-549 “Prince Vladimir” on the “Sevmash” took place in July 2012. Submarine strategic purpose developed by Rubin and carries 16 missiles R-30 “Bulava-30” . The submarine features low noise, high maneuverability and advanced weapons control system. Currently the Russian Navy has three submarines of project 955 (K-535 “Yuri Dolgoruky,” K-550 “Alexander Nevsky” and K-551 “Vladimir Monomakh”) and one submarine of the project 955A (A-549, “Prince Vladimir”). Four more submarines of project 995А built. Preparing for the laying of two submarine.
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