The Russian research ship of the black sea fleet of the estuary as a result of collision with another vessel in the Black sea was holed. About it reports TASS.
“27 APR 2017 11:53 GMT in the South-Western part of the Black sea, 40 km North-West of the Bosphorus Strait, the research vessel of the black sea fleet of the estuary as a result of collision with a vessel Ashot-7 got a hole starboard side below the waterline”, – stated in the message of the defense Ministry.
Victims among crew members no.
In the area of the incident directed the ships of the black sea fleet. From the composition of rescue forces of the Navy took place off the rescue team by plane An-26.
As reported in the management of the Turkish coast guard, all Russian sailors evacuated.
“To date, all of the Russian sailors, 78, whose research vessel collided with a cargo ship in the Black sea, saved. Dead or missing there,” – said in management.
19 April it was reported that the cargo ship Heroes Arsenal sank in the Black sea near the Kerch Strait.