MOSCOW, Oct. 24 — RIA Novosti. Strategic nuclear submarine "Alexander Nevsky" (Project 955 "Borey") on Saturday, first went to sea for sea plant tests, reported in the press service of the Severodvinsk.
NS "Alexander Nevsky" is the first production vehicle project 955 "Borey", the lead ship of the series is the nuclear submarine "Yury Dolgoruky", which is currently being tested latest ballistic missile "Bulava". Until the end of the year testing the "Bulava" will be moved to the Premier League, "Alexander Nevsky".
"The ship came from the waters of" PO "Sevmash" on Saturday morning. On board — Plant commissioning team under the guidance of a responsible deliverer Alexander Reznikov and crew under the command of Captain 1st Rank Basil Tankovid, "- said in a statement.
As already reported by Russian media, during the maiden voyage will be worked out all the ship’s systems, including life-support systems and ship crew, tested and confirmed driveability submarine.
Currently in Severodvinsk on the stocks of JSC "PO" Sevmash "is building a third (second series) ship" grand "series, called" Vladimir Monomakh ".
Nuclear strategic submarine "Alexander Nevsky" refers to the fourth generation nuclear submarine project. It was founded in 2004 and is to be commissioned in December 2011. In 2010, the submarine passed mooring trials. It is planned that the "Alexander Nevsky" to intercede on combat duty in the Pacific Fleet.