Russian nuclear submarine has been a major accident repair will be delivered to the Indian end of the year
ready to sell India nuclear attack submarines of the Akula-class
India PTI news website reported on May 11 at the end of this year Russia is expected to be delivered to the Indian Navy is the Russian shipyard for maintenance of the “Akula” class nuclear submarines The class submarine sea trials last November in an accident, resulting in 20 dead sailors and technicians.
Amur shipyard concerned that the current repair work has been completed, and the boat can be carried out again in the technical sea trials. Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said it plans to provide funding for the Amur shipyard to complete the Indian Navy’s orders, but also get specific information related to funding. Russia’s original plan in June this year the nuclear-powered attack submarines to the Indian Navy leased a term of 10 years. However, as the submarine’s sea trials last November in the incident, so the lease time was delayed, the Russian submarine accident occurred nearly a decade since the largest naval accidents, to provide 20 people killed and 21 injured. (China Shipbuilding Technology and Economy Institute Wu Xiaolan)