Updated 11:29 AM EDT, Tue, Jun 16, 2020

Make CT Your Homepage

Russian Navy

Cold War

Russia's Northern Fleet Won’t Receive Any More New Warships and Submarines

The Northern Fleet is believed to have an inventory of 38 surface combatants and 42 submarines.

Show me the money!

As Predicted, Cash Crunch Forces Russia to Postpone New Aircraft Carrier and Destroyer Construction

Shtorm was to have been Russia's first true nuclear aircraft carrier.

The nukes are here.

US Navy Needs to Expand Faster to Counter China, says its Chief

"We need to act urgently to achieve that greater naval power as quickly as we can."

Ready for Russia

NATO Must Boost Naval Might to Win against Russia

NATO maintains two standing maritime Immediate Reaction Forces.


With no Money for Destroyers, Russian Navy Forced to Boost SAM Defense on Aircraft Carrier Admiral Kuznetsov

In this aspect, Kuznetsov isn't a true aircraft carrier in the U.S. Navy sense.

No money

EU-US Economic Sanctions Crippling Russian Re-armament; Russian Navy Hard Hit

Russian military experts said the cash crisis will hit the navy particularly hard.

Nuclear torpedoes

Russia’s ‘Belgorod’ Nuclear Sub will be World’s Largest; will carry World’s Largest Nuclear Torpedo

Kanyon will be used to destroy U.S. Navy submarine bases.


New Russian Navy Frigate Admiral Gorshkov Puts to Sea for Live Fire Trials

Rogozin said the trials of the Admiral Gorshkov are complex.

Show me the money!

Russians Plan to Build ‘Shtorm,’ World’s Largest Aircraft Carrier

The aircraft complement will consist of Mikoyan MiG-29K carrier-based fighter jets and the naval version of the Sukhoi T-50 stealth jet.

Sub killer

Newest US Navy Virginia-class Submarine-Killer Submarine about to Enter Service

It's also armed with two vertical launching system (VLS) tubes each with six missiles.

Most expensive ever

Russia Launches K-561 Kazan, the Most Expensive Submarine in the World

The Kazan costs anywhere from $3.5 billion to $4 billion in 2011 dollars.

Coming soon

Russian Submarine Fleet Celebrates 111th Anniversary

Russia today continues to upgrade its submarine fleet.


New Russian Navy Frigates to Have New Surface-to-Air Missile

The frigates are designed for long-range strikes; anti-submarine warfare and escort missions.


Russia Building Six Kilo-class Submarines for its Pacific Fleet

Russia previously built six Varshavyanka-class submarines for the Black Sea Fleet.


Russian Navy Ponders Fate after Decommissioning of Carrier, Admiral Kuznetsov

Nothing has been heard of this refit from state controlled media since then.

1 2
Real Time Analytics