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Russia To Get Yasen Submarines Equipped With Hypersonic Missiles

Yasen Submarine
Yasen Submarine
Russia will get seven submarines “Yasen” by 2021

The total cost of seven submarines exceeds 200 billion rubles. As the
source of ITAR-TASS, a single nuclear submarine of project 885M cost two
times more than Project 955 “Borey”.

“Project 885M submarines will be equipped with hypersonic missiles with
maneuvering warheads with a range of up to one thousand kilometers,
deep-homing torpedoes, rocket-torpedoes and other weapons, the latest
electronic equipment, sonar system, communications and navigation. Noise
of such submarines is much lower than one type of Russian and foreign
submarines. In fact, this generation will be nuclear submarines ‘4 + ‘. ”
– said the agency interlocutor.

The submarine has a displacement of 9.5 thousand tons, a length of 120
meters and a maximum diving depth of 600 meters. The submarine is
designed for 85-man crew and can reach speeds of up to 57 miles per hour
underwater.

Submarine is equipped with 24 VLS missile launchers.


Submarine project “Yasen” designed to destroy enemy submarines,
including strategic nuclear icebreakers and naval groups, naval bases,
ports and other objects of the enemy.

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