Russia Started Production of Anaerobic Systems for Submarines
Ministry of Defense decided to start serial production of anaerobic airindependent power plants (VNEU) for advanced NNS, “RIA Novosti” says with reference to a source in the Russian defense industry.
According to the source agency, “the decision is made of VNEU mass production to equip future submarines of Project 677 “Lada”.
He said that it has already begun the production of components for the prototype. “Testing of VNEU pilot layout on the stand was completed successfully, the following tests will be carried out directly at the boat,” the source said to “RIA Novosti”.
It is planned that in 2015 the first VNEU will be installed on the submarine of the Project 677 “Lada”.