Bodies of two officers found on Admiral Kuznetsov

The results of the rescue and search operation that was carried out on the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft-carrying cruiser in the area of ​​the fire that broke out yesterday were announced.

According to the agency TASS citing sources in emergency services, in the fire that raged aboard a warship, two military officers who were members of the Admiral Kuznetsov team were killed.

As follows from the message, one of the dead was an officer of the cruiser survivability service, communication with him was lost at the very beginning of the fire. The body was found in the emergency compartment of the ship.

At present, the rescue operation has been discontinued, emergency services are busy draining the inside of the ship’s emergency compartment.

Recall that the fire on the aircraft carrier cruiser "Admiral Kuznetsov", which is being repaired in one of the docks of Murmansk, began on Thursday, December 12.

Presumably, the fire could start near the welding work in the hold, where the falling scale ignited the power cables, through which the fire fell into neighboring compartments.

In total, 400 people were working on board the ship at the time the fire started, which were evacuated, with the exception of the two dead officers mentioned in the message.
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  1. Pishenkov Offline Pishenkov
    Pishenkov (Alexey) 13 December 2019 16: 26
    Eternal memory and kingdom of heaven to peasants. It is only interesting whether they will also be awarded posthumously or not? People died at their fighting post, performing their task - fighting for the survivability of the ship, no matter where, in battle or in the dock for repair. This work is the same and it looks exactly the same. Why are they worse than pilots shot down in Syria? With all due respect to the latter ...
    1. Pishenkov Offline Pishenkov
      Pishenkov (Alexey) 13 December 2019 18: 43
      PS ... I’m just wondering what kind of aforesaid ...... put a minus? I usually do not care about these cons and their authors, but here I was interested ...
  2. Observer2014 Offline Observer2014
    Observer2014 13 December 2019 17: 46
    Who knows - everybody found the bodies of workers in the accident at the dock near Kuzey? What is the fate of the families of these workers who died in that disaster? Who knows? Did their families receive compensation there. Help? If so, how much and to what extent?