SkitZone.com

TITAN BIDS (US)

typhoon1 150x69 Photos of Russian Typhoon class nuclear submarine construction process The Typhoon ballistic missile nuclear-powered (SSBN) submarines are the largest submarines ever to be built. They were constructed at the Severodvinsk Shipyard, on the White Sea near Archangel.
The first of the six members of the class to be commissioned was TK 208 in 1981, followed by TK 202 in 1983, TK 12 in 1984, TK 13 in 1985, TK 17 in 1987 and TK 20 in 1989. The submarines were stationed with the Russian Northern Fleet at Litsa Guba.

typhoon2 500x317 Photos of Russian Typhoon class nuclear submarine construction process

The construction of the Typhoon class top-Pressure Shell

Of the six, only TK 17 and TK 20 are operational. TK 208 was relaunched following refit in 2002 and is being used as a trials ship. TK 12 and TK 13 are decommissioned, waiting to be scrapped.

typhoon3 Photos of Russian Typhoon class nuclear submarine construction process

Lenin’s slogan on both sides of dock

With assistance from the United States, through the cooperative threat reduction programme, TK 202 has had its nuclear fuel removed by US funded processing facilities and converted into forms suitable for long-term storage or reuse.

typhoon4 Photos of Russian Typhoon class nuclear submarine construction process

The construction of the Typhoon-class large ducted propeller-type propulsion

The UK has also agreed to take part in the dismantling of Russia’s decommissioned nuclear submarines.

typhoon5 Photos of Russian Typhoon class nuclear submarine construction process

The middle huge hole is reserved for the ballistic missile launch tube

typhoon6 Photos of Russian Typhoon class nuclear submarine construction process

Two sailors standing on the tail

typhoon1 500x232 Photos of Russian Typhoon class nuclear submarine construction process

Typhoon Class on manoeuvres

ZoneAlarm 2015 Product


«
»
admin On July - 31 - 2010

One Response so far.

  1. Help the outstanding nation of Japan from the earthquake by accomplishing a little donation!

Leave a Reply


*


nine − 4 =

  • RSS
  • Delicious
  • Digg
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Linkedin
  • Youtube


Brown bear waves his paw at visitors to his enclosure

Brown bear waves his

Mr Slepnev said: "The bear seemed extremely happy - the ...

Champions League - Now that's a fact! [Infographic]

Champions League - N

Source: SuperBetting.com – Via: Only Infographic

Top 3 Video Editing Tools for iPad

Top 3 Video Editing

Here are our top three video editing apps to transform ...

6 Things To Do Before Your Next Trade Show [Infographic]

6 Things To Do Befor

via: Exhibit Edge – Via: Only Infographic

Sponsors


  • Funny links

  • Funny links

  • Funny links

  • Fun Funny Network