The victims in the accident floating dock in Murmansk will receive compensation

© Photo : JSC «shipyard 82″82-nd ship repair plant in Murmansk. Archive photoThe victims in the accident floating dock in Murmansk will receive compensation© Photo : JSC «82 shipyard»

The victims in the accident of a floating dock in Murmansk, where the repaired aircraft carrier «Admiral Kuznetsov» will receive compensation, told reporters Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov.

«We never leave in the lurch people, especially in the case of an accident. Will be provided, of course, necessary assistance to employees who are victims», — he said.

In the night of Tuesday when the contractor 82nd ship repair plant — operations for launching heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser «Admiral Kuznetsov» emergency situation: have been a part-filled tank of the floating dock PD-50, and he suddenly went under water. In addition, the fallen crane dock has damaged part of the deck of an aircraft carrier. The incident occurred in the village of Roslyakovo in Murmansk. The sunken dock area is 23 thousand square meters, which is comparable to the size of red square in Moscow.

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