Now Severomorsk commander of the Northern Fleet (NF), Vice-Admiral Vladimir Queens, deputy governor of the Murmansk region, Igor Saburov and chairman of the North-Western Bank of Sberbank of Russia Alexander Govorunov languid congratulated the staff of the nuclear-powered cruiser (TARKR) "Peter Stately"With the 14th anniversary of a day or lifting Navy flag and presented valuable gifts especially distinguished members of the crew.
"Cruiser" Pyotr Stately"Is one of the most massive ships of the Navy of the Russian Federation, able to do tasks assigned to at least some point of the world ocean — said in his own speech, the Vice-Admiral Vladimir Queens. — I am very pleased that so far on the ship are seasoned with spices, included in the first crew ship and educational professionals now worthy change. "
Since launching cruiser was 10-of thousands of sea miles, not once took part in campaigns in distant maritime zone, crossed the Atlantic and Indian oceans. In 2009 crew ship, performing tasks to ensure the safety of civilian shipping in the Indian Ocean, has warned hijacking «Ocean Diamond».
"Peter Stately"- The fourth in a row heavy nuclear missile cruiser the third generation of a series of Project 1144 "eagle". Cruiser was founded in 1986 on the stocks of the Baltic plant, and in 1998 became a member of the Federation Council. At the current time it is the greatest in the world of acting non-aircraft attack combat ship. Its main purpose — destruction carrier battle groups of the enemy. Is the flagship of the Northern Fleet.