Severodvinsk, October 7. (ITAR-TASS). "Center for repair" Little Star "(Severodvinsk, Arkhangelsk region) plans in 2011 to provide the fleet since the mid-renovation and modernization of K-407 SSBN Novomoskovsk" project 667BDRM ( "Delta-4 according to NATO classification), PRIME - TASS referring to the general director of "star" Vladimir Nikitin.
The modernization will significantly improve technical and tactical characteristics of the ship, the replacement of the missile complex.
"Delivery" Novomoskovsk "we will complete the cycle averages of repairs and modernization for the missile project", - said Vladimir Nikitin.
Repair SSBN Novomoskovsk "began in 2008 to this" repair center "Star" to comply with the average repair with modernization project Submarines: 667BDRM K-51 "Verkhoturye" (1999), K-84 Ekaterinburg (2003) , K-114 Tula (2006), K-117 "Bryansk" (2008). In 2009, repairs will be completed K-18 "Karelia".
Submarine K-407 was built in 1990 in Severodvinsk. K-407 became the seventh and last in a series of seven submarine cruisers of this type, built from 1984 to 1990. Ballistic missile submarine purpose of the project 667BDRM form the basis of naval strategic nuclear forces of Russia. Displacement SSBN this type is 11,74 tons surfaced and 18,2 tons submerged. Speed submerged - 26 knots. Depth - up to 400 m.
Armament SSBN constitute 16 SLBMs and four torpedo tubes 533 mm. Crew - 135 people. All boats are 667BDRM project in the Northern Fleet.