“In the period until 2020, repair and modernization of the Pacific guards missile cruiser will be carried out fleet "Varangian". In the near future, an enterprise that will perform this work will be determined, ”a source told the agency.
According to him, "on the cruiser, the radio equipment will be updated, as well as various communications that ensure the life of the ship, both at the pier and at sea."
"In addition, the cruiser propulsion system will also be repaired and upgraded," he added.
Help newspaper: "Guards missile cruiser Varyag has a displacement of 11490 tons, its maximum length 186 meters, width - 20 meters. The cruiser has the autonomy of navigation in 30 days for the distance to 7500 nautical miles. The crew consists of 480 people, 16 launchers of the Vulcan anti-ship missile system are located on board the ship. ”