The legacy of sunken n-submarines the recent russian nuclear submarine kursk's sinking focusses media glare on undersea operations and its hazards this disaster should not come as a surprise . The last words of a dying officer scribbled in the darkness on board a sunken russian nuclear submarine proved yesterday that at least 23 sailors survived the explosions that crippled the vessel. In 2011, a russian submarine fire nearly caused a nuclear disaster in august 2000, the cruise missile submarine kursk was lost with all hands. Sunken submarines emerge from oblivion st petersburg journalist viktor tereshkin tells us a story about submarine k-429 (charlie-i class) today we can state that the reaction of the russian military officials will be developing in the same way with the sunken submarine kursk.
Russian deputy prime minister ilya klebanov claims (without evidence) on russian television that the kursk was sunk by a torpedo from an american submarine the official cause of the accident (determined in 2001) was leaking hydrogen peroxide from a bad torpedo weld. The recent russian nuclear submarine kursk's sinking focusses media glare on undersea operations and its hazards this disaster should not come as a surprise because nuclear submarines have sunk . Kursk submarine disaster wreck of k survivors and ongoing conflicting information about the cause of the incident inflamed russian public of sunken nuclear . Kursk submarine tragedy of nine crew members after their nuclear submarine sank off the coast of north-west russia to raise the sunken submarine kursk from the bed of the barents sea .
For russia's nukes, sunken sub just tip of the iceberg as the kursk rescue drama unfolds, the fate of some 100 discarded subs continues to cause concern. The russian government has finally admitted that the kursk nuclear submarine was sunk by an explosion caused by a torpedo fuel leak, not a collision with a foreign vessel or a world war ii mine . The nuclear submarine k-141 kursk the nuclear submarine k-141 kursk belonged to the ships of project 949a “ antey “ the «antey» project (or oscar-2) consists of soviet and russian nuclear submarine missile cruisers armed with cruise missiles (p-700) and designed to destroy enemy aircraft carrier groups. Techniques used to salvage the kursk, sunken russian submarine uploaded by sgt international is going to salvage the russian nuclear submarine kursk that sank . 1989 sinking of the russian nuclear submarine komsomolets suggests that, although of concern, any release of radionuclides from the kursk is unlikely to cause widespread or long-term environmental damage.
Kursk divers cut bow off sunken submarine by ben aris in moscow 12:01am bst 15 sep 2001 an international team of divers has managed to cut off the bow of the sunken russian submarine kursk, putting the operation to raise the vessel back on track. The k-141 kursk was a russian nuclear submarine missile carrier of the 949a antey project production of the submarine started on the sevmash plant in 1992, and it was put into operation two years later, on 30 december 1994. Trapped in the rear of a breached and sunken submarine on the arctic seabed, the electricity failing, facing all-but-certain death with 22 companions, lt capt dimitri kolesnikov, the commander of the turbine room on the russian submarine kursk, scrawled a message 10 weeks ago to what was then an unknowing outside world. The tragedy of the kursk the russian nuclear submarine kursk was considered unsinkable but on august 12, 2000, it sank in the barents sea after two explosions, leading to the death of all 118 . Popular k-141 kursk & submarine videos 181 videos [nuclear] - russian nuclear submarine kursk k 141 - national geographic documentary sunken russian submarine: possible salvage operation .
Moscow — after months of planning, promises and negotiations, russia finally has reached a deal with western transport specialists to salvage the sunken kursk nuclear submarine from the bottom . Top 5 worst submarine disasters perhaps the worst submarine disaster in recent memory was russia’s loss of k-141 kursk, which was a project 949a antey-class (oscar ii) nuclear-powered guided . A misdirected missile from a russian cruiser caused the disaster of the kursk nuclear powered submarine during a training exercise, says a member of a russian parliamentary team investigating the disaster.
Note found in pocket of one of sailors on russian submarine kursk reveals that 23 of kursk's 118 crewmen survived sinking, at least for while, demolishing assurances by senior russian military . It is inspired by the 2000 sinking of the russian submarine k-141 kursk and set on a british submarine on a covert mission in the barents sea russian nuclear . The russian oscar ii class submarine k-141 kursk was the pride of russia's fleet, having symbolized the power and strength of the russian navy having been set afloat in 1994, the 154-meter-long nuclear sub had been in service for less than six years when it sank. This gargantuan nuclear submarine, the size of two jumbo jets, was the pride of the russian navy what really happened to russia's 'unsinkable' sub begun to swing towards the conclusion .