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December 18, 2019

Small carrier with a great potential

Not in a very distant past the USSR possessed one of the most potent amphibious fleet in the world. Today, Russia’s Navy does have a serious number of big landing ships, however the youngest of them, Korolev, is 28 years old. Almost all of the ships have come of age, are obsolete and their replacement has long been overdue. Besides, an issue has been raised multiple times to get for the Navy amphibious ships carrying helicopters. Russia still lacks such ships [...]
December 18, 2019

Project Iceberg

Heavy ice conditions, including hummocks, low temperatures, strong winds, etc., come in the way of the development of hydrocarbon deposits in the most part of the Arctic basin. Meanwhile, deployment of current surface technologies faces multiple difficulties, particularly in permanent ice zones. Technologies with such capabilities are very much sought after, since they will grant Russian companies an edge [...]
December 18, 2019

Extraordinary missions of special ships

Shipbuilding along with repair and maintenance of surface ships and submarines of the Russian Navy is getting more prominent in the profile of the SRC Zvezdochka. The development of this aspect has not escaped the attention of state authorities
December 18, 2019

To the 60th anniversary of the Nuclear Icebreaker Fleet

The history of Russia’s Nuclear Icebreaker Fleet dates back to December 3, 1959, when a state committee signed a certificate, approving the world’s first-ever nuclear-powered civilian vessel for operation, the icebreaker Lenin [...]