Kalibr Reinforcement to Nuclear-powered Subs

Kalibr Reinforcement to Nuclear-powered Subs 9 March, 2017

Russian Deputy Defence Minister Yuri Borisov revealed on Tuesday that the Project 949A Antey nuclear-powered submarines will be rearmed with Kalibr missile systems. Accordingly, the Zvezda shipyard has been carrying out modernization the nuclear submarines, including the replacement of navigation, life support and other systems as well as the replacement of armament with the Kalibr missiles. Russia currently has eight operational Project 949A Antey submarines, armed with 24 Granit cruise missile launchers and six torpedo tubes. 

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