Northern Sea Route (NSR)
Ural: Nuclear-powered Arctic icebreaker launched by Russia
Russia recently launched nuclear-powered Arctic icebreaker named ‘Ural’ at Baltic Shipyard in St. Petersburg. The move is to tap commercial potential of Arctic Ocean.Key HighlightsBackground: Russian President Vladimir Putin announced in April 2019 that Russia will step up construction of ..
Tags: Arctic Oil Potential • Arktika (Arctic) • Baltic Shipyard in St. Petersburg • Bering Strait • Northern Sea Route (NSR)
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019