The President of Russia

11/22/2022 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/21/2022 08:40

On November 22, the President will take part in the flag-raising ceremony on the Ural nuclear-powered icebreaker and the launch of the Yakutia nuclear-powered icebreaker[...]

The new multi-purpose Project 22220 nuclear-powered icebreakers, built at the Baltic Shipyard in St Petersburg for the Rosatom State Corporation, are the largest and most powerful in the world. A total of five icebreakers will be built under the project, which was launched in 2013. The Arktika and the Sibir are already in service in the Russian nuclear-powered fleet, and the icebreakers Yakutia and Chukotka are currently under construction at the Baltic Shipyard.

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Publication date: November 21, 2022, 15:00

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