The one and only Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov was sent for repair, Joinfo.ua reports referring to the press service of the Russian Northern Fleet.
"First, repairers will conduct inspection of the ship, and then there will be made the decision regarding the volumes of repair," informed the press-service. Repairs will be carried out the cruiser experts of the 82nd Roslyakovo shipyard in the Murmansk region.
The aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov is the only ship of its kind in the composition of the Navy in Russia. It was built in the Ukrainian city of Mykolaiv at the Black Sea shipyard and commissioned by the Russian Navy in 1991.