On January 27 local time, Russia’s “little star” ship maintenance center issued a news denying that the aircraft carrier “Kuznetsov” under repair was in fire. According to reports, the “Kuznetsov” aircraft carrier is undergoing maintenance and modernization in North molsk. The source pointed out that there were some faults in the technical equipment of the aircraft carrier, but they did not cause explosion and fire. These faults will not affect the maintenance progress of the aircraft carrier.
According to the information previously released by the Russian Ministry of defense, although the “Kuznetsov” aircraft carrier encountered some difficulties in the process of maintenance, its modernization work will continue, and it is expected to be tested at sea in 2022. (CCTV reporter Xu Hongbo)