"There are a number of devices that have failed, including posed by NATO. This three chillers, nitrogen generators and a whole range of equipment. These providers offered the Indian side," — said Diachkov at a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin on the situation of the aircraft carrier.
The transfer of the ship Russia India at the end of each test was initially scheduled for December 4, 2012. Some media reported that because of problems with steam boilers, three of the eight that during trial did not come to full capacity, delivery time may be delayed at least a year, and the repair will cost billion.
Soon, these data were confirmed — Diachkov announced that the repair is planned to finish in May 2013, and the deadline of the ship, according to preliminary data, will move to nine months. Official data on repair costs were not called.
Aircraft carrier "Vikramaditya"(Formerly heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser" Admiral Gorshkov ") was a major reconstruction on the Russian shipyard" Sevmash ". Ship equipped with a flight deck and a springboard for the take-off of the MiG-29K, friendly modern facilities inside the body aircraft carrier laid new cable runs a total length of more than two thousand kilometers. Ship received new navigation and radar systems, the complex communication and control aircraft.