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PD-50 floating drydock sinks while holding Admiral Kuznetsov

Deino

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Has anyone more info on this?

http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/24547/huge-floating-dry-dock-holding-russias-only-aircraft-carrier-has-accidentally-sunk
 

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Re: Re: Russian and Soviet Aircraft Carriers

Deino said:
Has anyone more info on this?

http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/24547/huge-floating-dry-dock-holding-russias-only-aircraft-carrier-has-accidentally-sunk
https://www.rferl.org/a/one-person-missing-as-dry-dock-sinks-damaging-russia-s-only-aircraft-carrier/29572701.html

Four injured, at least one critically, and one missing. A crane apparently fell, causing so e damage to the ship, but there are no details.
 

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Via HP&CA: http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/24547/huge-floating-dry-dock-holding-russias-only-aircraft-carrier-has-accidentally-sunk

It's a safe bet to say that many, many heads are going to roll because of this. Human error, or sabotage, I wonder?.
 

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TomS said:
Deino said:
Has anyone more info on this?

http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/24547/huge-floating-dry-dock-holding-russias-only-aircraft-carrier-has-accidentally-sunk
https://www.rferl.org/a/one-person-missing-as-dry-dock-sinks-damaging-russia-s-only-aircraft-carrier/29572701.html

Four injured, at least one critically, and one missing. A crane apparently fell, causing so e damage to the ship, but there are no details.
 

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Grey Havoc said:
Via HP&CA: http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/24547/huge-floating-dry-dock-holding-russias-only-aircraft-carrier-has-accidentally-sunk

It's a safe bet to say that many, many heads are going to roll because of this. Human error, or sabotage, I wonder?.
The same thing happened to HMS Valiant in 1944, and occured due to human error.
 
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