Tests of the latest submarines of the project “Borey-A” and “Yasen-M” stopped
TASS news Agency with reference to a source in the shipbuilding industry reports that the latest nuclear submarines “Prince Vladimir” and “Kazan” will complete the factory sea trials this summer.
According to the interlocutor of Agency, experts of Navy at the moment stopped ZHI of the latest submarines in connection with ice conditions on grounds of the Russian fleet in the Northern seas. Later tests will be continued, and in the summer they will end.
It should be noted that the completion of the PHI in the summer of 2019, as the expert notes, is included in the planned program. The tests were extended due to the large volume of inspections of new equipment installed on submarines.
“Kazan” and “Prince Vladimir” are the first representatives of the modernized projects “Yasen-M” and “Borey-A” respectively. They represent a new generation of domestic submarines. They will use the latest radio equipment systems, upgraded equipment and materials.