At ASMC "Smolensk" stacker completed step repair: August 5 Dock operation carried out on the descent ship on the water, said the press service of "USC".
APL "Smolensk" was adopted in repair to restore the technical readiness in September 2011.
In the process step slipway repair the ship carried the bulk of the hull and the other docking works. After launching the completion of the ship will continue to survive.
Specialists "Sprockets" will hold an overload of active zones of the main power plant and perform complex repair and reconstruction of the real part of the submarine.
Upon completion of repair work life of nuclear submarines will be extended for 3 years. In the battle of the fleet submarine "Smolensk" must be returned in the summer of 2013.
"Smolensk" — this is the second nuclear-powered Project 949A extending recovery technical readiness to "Asterisk". In November 2011, he graduated from the Ship Repair Center perform emergency repairs and returned the techno readiness similar submarine "Voronezh". REFERENCE:
Nuclear submarine K-410 "Smolensk" (project 949A "Antaeus") was built in Severodvinsk on the PO "Sevmash" project, developed by CDB ME "Rubin" (St. Petersburg). In the Navy submarine entered December 22, 1990. April 6, 1993 the ship given the name "Smolensk".