Fire on aircraft carrier


Fire on a Russian aircraft carrier: damage estimated at 500 million rubles

The fire at the Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov destroyed 500 million rubles bulkheads.

The fire that broke out on the Russian heavy aircraft cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov led to incredibly huge material damage, destroying bulkheads in the ship’s structure for an amount equal to 500 million rubles, which ultimately led to an increase in the cost of maintaining this military sea vessel, made its even less promising.

“The damage from the fire on the aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov amounted to 500 million rubles. The corresponding statement was made by the head of the United Shipbuilding Corporation Alexei Rakhmanov. In this case, the fire will not affect the deadline for the ship to the fleet in 2022 after repair and modernization. Now the only aircraft carrier in the Russian fleet is undergoing repair and modernization in Murmansk. The fire on the cruiser began on December 12 in the morning, but it was completely extinguished almost a day later. According to preliminary data, the cause of the fire could be a violation of safety during welding, the ignition area was 500 square meters. As a result of the fire, two people were killed, 14 were injured. "- сообщает "RenTV".

According to experts, such a strong fire could well have caused very serious damage to the bulkheads of the only Russian aircraft carrier, and therefore the fulfillment of military missions on it is very much in doubt, however, any details on this subject have not been presented.

where is the fire extinguishing system? 500 million? ... another cut of money