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Russian navy in Syrian waters http://www.majalla.com/eng/2013/01/article55237794
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Those ships could also be used for electronic intelligence gathering to spy on regional neighbors. If anything the Naval SAM umbrella would help clear up the skies for Syria for the time being.
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Would you like to elaborate on this thread name?
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http://bmpd.livejournal.com/452896.html Photos of construction of one of the hull pieces for the Vladivostock Mistral, @ Baltisky Zavod. Thankfully this shipyard avoided death!
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Rogozin being stupid again.
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List of diesel powered ice breakers in RUssian Service http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_icebreakers#Soviet_Union Diesel-powered icebreakers Kapitan Khlebnikov en route to Wrangel Island Kapitan Belousov (1954–1991; sold to Ukraine)[5] Kapitan Voronin (1955–1996; broken up)[6] Kapitan Melekhov (1956–1994; broken up)[7] Moskva (1959–1998; broken up)[8] Leningrad (1960–1993; broken up)[9] Khariton Laptev (1962–??; ex-Ledokol-3; broken up?) Ivan Kruzenshtern (1964–; ex-Ledokol-6)[10] Yuriy Lisyanskiy (1965–; ex-Ledokol-9)[11] Kiev (1965–1993; broken up)[12] Murmansk (1968–1995; broken up)[13] Vladivostok (1969–1997; broken up)[14] Fyodor Litke (1970–; laid up)[15] Semyon Dezhnev (1971–)[16] Yermak (1974–) Admiral Makarov (1975–) Krasin (1976–) Kapitan M. Izmaylov (1976–) Kapitan Kosolapov (1976–) Kapitan A. Radzhabov (1976–) Kapitan Sorokin (1977–; fitted with Thyssen-Waas bow in 1991) Kapitan Chechkin (1977–) Kapitan Plakhin (1977–) Kapitan Nikolaev (1978–; rebuilt in 1990) Kapitan Chadaev (1978–) Kapitan Krutov (1978–) Kapitan Bukaev (1978–) Kapitan Zarubin (1978–) Kapitan Dranitsyn (1980–) Kapitan Khlebnikov (1981–) Magadan (1982–) Mudyug (1982–) Dikson (1983–) Kapitan Evdokimov (1983–) Kapitan Babichev (1983–) Kapitan Chudinov (1983–) Kapitan Borodkin (1983–) Avraamiy Zavenyagin (1984–) Kapitan Mecaik (1984–) Kapitan Deminov (1984–) Kapitan Moshkin (1986–) Karu (1988–; ex-Karhu, ex-Kapitan Chubakov; purchased from Finland) Tor (2000–; purchased from Sweden)[17] Dudinka (2006–; ex-Apu; purchased from Finland) Moskva (2008–) Sankt-Petersburg (2009–) Fuel additive http://www.westernoil.com.au/containers.php?pagename=FEATURED%20PRODUCT&id=50
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http://www.balancer.ru/forum/punbb/attachment.php?item=304764&download=2 http://www.balancer.ru/forum/punbb/attachment.php?item=319232&download=2 The new Russian destroyer. Putin himself helped design it, and 20 are to be built before 2020.
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This is just a model of paper ;) And the cruiser - a huge, the same as the "Kirov".
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Just playing Paralay :p Though knowing Putin, he probably thought it was the new destroyer.
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Interesting concept. Does the weight balance out? The gun mount and engine compartment seem to be all in the back. Does the VLS in the front weight that much?
Consider the hull form - aft beam is much wider than forward, so the distribution of buoyancy should also be biased toward the stern.

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http://www.balancer.ru/forum/punbb/attachment.php?item=304764&download=2 http://www.balancer.ru/forum/punbb/attachment.php?item=319232&download=2 The new Russian destroyer. Putin himself helped design it, and 20 are to be built before 2020.
that's the most beautiful ship.... model. i've ever seen.
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Adding though-balloon to Putin: "WTF am I looking at?!?"
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Putin asked if SU-35 was PAK-FA, he was probably asking if this is Gorshkov.

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http://www.balancer.ru/forum/punbb/attachment.php?item=304764&download=2 http://www.balancer.ru/forum/punbb/attachment.php?item=319232&download=2 The new Russian destroyer. Putin himself helped design it, and 20 are to be built before 2020.
Hell of a lot of VLS there!:eek: Anyone have a count? And is it nuclear-powered as was speculated? Unfortunately, considering the status of the Gorshkov class, they'll be lucky to get even 3 commissioned before 2020. Too many newfangled gadgets to test.;)
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Ok let me be clear. I was joking. That is some stupid model that has no actual relevance to the future Russian fleet. Though an actual "superdestroyer" is being considered right now, which will be nothing like that monstrosity.
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And thank god for that. We might actually see a stratched Gorshkov sooner then any nuclear superdestroyer. Which you predicted I think TR. Is there any word about the new corvette class that was supposed to have had displacement between 1000 and 2000 tons ? Or the planned rumoured new fast attack boat ? Andy_UE mentioned the new corvette class to be LCS sounding by the description. If I recall right.
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Putin just declares what his aides write for him. He really doesn't have an indepth knowledge of military equipment, and I don't think he is that interested in their specifics either.