Experts of the 82nd shipyard located in the Murmansk region have completed the major part of repair works on the only Russian heavy aircraft carrier “Admiral Kuznetsov”, spokesperson of the Northern Fleet, captain second rank Andrei Luzik said Thursday.
“Logistics forces of the Northern Fleet and workers of the 82nd shipyard located in Roslyakovo (Murmansk region) launched a joint operation to move the flagship of the Russian Navy, heavy aircraft carrier “Admiral Kuznetsov”, out of the plant dock. The major part of the maintenance work on the aircraft carrier has been completed”, – he said.
According to Luzik, over three months, while the ship was in a dock, the bottom was cleaned and painted, electromechanical combat units and equipment were repaired, and maintenance carried out. The remaining work will be completed during the cruiser standard moorage in Murmansk.