On July 19th, officially the Navy Day in Russia, Sevmash shipyard in Severodvinsk will lay down the keel to no less than three new nuclear powered submarines. The three submarines are the strategic missiles submarine Knyaz Oleg of the Borei ... Barents Observer, 3 weeks ago
The nuclear service ship Volodarsky will be entirely dismantled by the end of 2014 possibly as early as the end of autumn the b-port Russian news portal reported Wednesday. Meanwhile, Murmansk Regional Governor Marina Kovtun visited the Nerpa ...Bellona Foundation, 4 weeks ago
Ministry of Economic Development has proposed to redefine the scope of the current anti-piracy law, specifically, to make it more narrow. Izvestia reports that Russia's Telecom and Culture Ministries have not supported this proposal. The article ...Voice of Russia, 4 weeks ago
This is only a test: Russia's nuclear icebreaker fleet gets training on handling nuclear emergency information
MURMANSKDepressurization of the the first reactor compartment aboard the Sovietsky Soyuz nuclear icebreaker moored in Murmansk harbor resulted in radioactive emissions into the atmosphere, according to scientists. There are several casualties ...Bellona Foundation, 1 month ago
MURMANSK It is of critical importance that two sunken derelict Russian nuclear submarines, one of which was scuttled as radioactive trash and the other of which sank in rough weather on its way to decommissioning, be raised from the floor of the ...Bellona Foundation, 1 month ago
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