Russia may use nuclear-powered aircraft carrier equipped with a new generation of fifth-generation fighter
Russian Navy is currently only one large carrier – “Admiral Kuznetsov” was
the Russian Defense Ministry, Deputy Minister in charge of arms and equipment ? Vladimir Popov, said Kim April 28, 2012 Russia will complete the new aircraft carrier in the final design.
joint shipping company, according to the Russian head of defense contracts Lieutenant Anatoly ? Shilaimofu said, Russia’s new generation nuclear-powered aircraft carrier is likely to promote the use of the maximum displacement of 60,000 tons.
new aircraft can be equipped with the Russian fifth generation fighter aircraft and unmanned aerial vehicles. It is estimated that the new single-ship aircraft carrier will cost $ 4 billion, Russia will build at least three such aircraft for the Russian Northern Fleet and Pacific Fleet use. Shilaimofu did not give a timetable for the construction of a new aircraft carrier, he do not know Which shipyard construction contract will be. ▲ (Chen Ping)