Admiral Nakhimov “will receive the latest strike weapons”

The heavy nuclear missile cruiser “Admiral Nakhimov”, which is undergoing repairs at Sevmash (part of the USC), became one of the topics of the conference call with the leadership of the Armed Forces. The meeting was held on August 3 under the chairmanship of the Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Sergei Shoigu.

The issue of fulfilling the state contract for the repair and modernization of the heavy nuclear missile cruiser “Admiral Nakhimov” was considered in the thematic part of the conference call. According to the Minister of Defense, work is being carried out at Sevmash as part of the implementation of the state defense order. Upon their completion, the Russian Navy will receive a ship equipped with powerful strike weapons, the most modern anti-aircraft missile and anti-submarine systems.

“In August last year, the cruiser was taken out of the dock and transferred to the embankment to continue outfitting afloat, assembly of general ship systems and deck mechanisms. At the moment, the installation of equipment and electrical work is being carried out. Then it is necessary to ensure the preparation of the ship and its new weapon systems in order to start acceptance tests, ”Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said.

During the meeting, the deadlines for the implementation of the main stages of the state contract were discussed

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