In Murmansk, sank floating dock, where repaired «Admiral Kuznetsov»

© RIA Novosti / Igor Alienability in photobacteria aircraft-carrying cruiser of the Northern fleet Admiral Kuznetsov in Murmansk. Archival photoIn Murmansk, sank floating dock, where repaired «Admiral Kuznetsov»© RIA Novosti / Igor Ajankohtaista the image Bank

One of the largest floating docks in the PD-50, which repaired aircraft-carrying cruiser «Admiral Kuznetsov», was sunk in the 82nd ship repair plant in Murmansk, there are no victims, told RIA Novosti the representative of the plant.

«When conducting dock work workers 82-second shipyard in the town Roslyakovo has occurred, an interruption in the supply of electricity, the result of which was filled with non-standard tank floating dock PD-50. As a consequence floating dock abruptly went under water. There are no victims», — said the Agency interlocutor.

The representative of the plant added that «Admiral Kuznetsov» in the incident were not injured, it is towed to the pier staff to continue planned maintenance.

The Murmansk edition of «Superpost» claims that the incident injured three workers, while two fell tower crane, one of them on the deck of an aircraft carrier. At the scene, according to the newspaper, work online services.

«The fifth channel» has published the video of the incident.

In Murmansk, sank floating dock, where repaired «Admiral Kuznetsov»

«Admiral Kuznetsov» was held on 82 th plant for planned repairs from September.

PD-50 is one of the largest floating docks in the world, built in 1980 in Sweden by order of the Soviet Navy. Its length is 330 meters long and 67 meters, capacity of 80 thousand tons is Intended for the repair of large surface ships and submarines, including the «Admiral Kuznetsov» and the heavy nuclear missile cruiser project 1144 «Peter the Great».

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