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Kursk submarine disaster

Index Kursk submarine disaster

The Kursk submarine disaster, the sinking of the (Russian: Project 949A Антей) ''Kursk'', took place during the first major Russian naval exercise in more than ten years, in the Barents Sea on 12 August 2000, killing all 118 personnel on board. [1]

70 relations: A Time to Die, ARA San Juan (S-42), August 12, August curse, Carl Hamilton novels, Channel One Russia, Colin Firth, Crisis situations and unrest in Europe since 2000, David Russell (Royal Navy officer), Disappearance of ARA San Juan, Gennady Lyachin, Global Crossing, Hero of the Russian Federation, High-test peroxide, History of submarines, Hydrogen peroxide, Igor Spassky, Ilya Klebanov, JDS Akishio, Jean-Michel Carré, Katerina Ksenyeva, Kolesnikov, Kolesnikov-Tsibin KC-20, Kursk (disambiguation), Kursk (film), Kursk (play), Lev Kerbel, List of maritime disasters in the 20th century, List of members of the parliament of Ukraine, 2007–12, List of military nuclear accidents, List of political catchphrases, List of shipwrecks in 2000, List of sunken nuclear submarines, List of Ultimate X-Men story arcs, Male expendability, Mammoet, Marine salvage, Matthias Schoenaerts, Max von Sydow, Mikhail Lesin, Nadezhda (given name), Northern Fleet, Orla Guerin, Oscar-class submarine, P-700 Granit, Peter Truscott, Baron Truscott, Political career of Vladimir Putin, Reg Keys, Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov, Russian floating nuclear power station, ..., Russian submarine AS-34, Russian submarine Kursk (K-141), Seconds From Disaster, Simon Cumbers, Sinking of the Dalniy Vostok, Soviet atomic bomb project, Steve Rosenberg (journalist), Supercavitation, Sympathetic detonation, Syngas, Thomas Vinterberg, Timeline of Russian history, USS Memphis (SSN-691), USS Thresher (SSN-593), Vladimir Kuroyedov, Vladimir Putin, 2000, 2000 in Russia, 2002 Khankala Mi-26 crash, 2008 Russian submarine K-152 Nerpa accident. Expand index (20 more) »

A Time to Die

A Time to Die or Time to Die may refer to.

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ARA San Juan (S-42)

ARA San Juan (S-42) was a diesel-electric submarine in service with the Argentine Navy as part of the Argentine Submarine Force between 1986 and 2017.

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August 12

It is the peak of the Perseid meteor shower.

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August curse

The August curse is a perceived phenomenon in Russia, in which tragic events are felt to occur unusually often in the month of August.

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Carl Hamilton novels

The Carl Hamilton novels are a series of novels by Swedish author Jan Guillou centered on the fictional spy Carl Hamilton.

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Channel One Russia

Channel One (p, literally First Channel) is the first television channel to broadcast in the Russian Federation.

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Colin Firth

Colin Andrew Firth, (born 10 September 1960), is an English actor who has received an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, two BAFTA Awards, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as the Volpi Cup for Best Actor at the Venice Film Festival.

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Crisis situations and unrest in Europe since 2000

List of crises situations and major protests in countries of Europe since 2000.

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David Russell (Royal Navy officer)

David John Russell was born in Leeds in 1952 and attended Leeds Central High School.

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Disappearance of ARA San Juan

On 15 November 2017, the Argentine submarine ARA ''San Juan'' disappeared off the coast of Argentina while on a training exercise.

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Gennady Lyachin

Captain First Rank Gennady Petrovich Lyachin (Генна́дий Петро́вич Ля́чин, (1 January 1955–12 August 2000) was the commanding officer of the Russian submarine ''Kursk'' when the vessel suffered a series of explosions and sank on 12 August 2000. President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin awarded the title of Hero of the Russian Federation to Lyachin posthumously "For courage and heroism, during performance of sailor's duties". Lyachin was born in Sarpinsky in Volgograd Oblast. He entered the Navy in 1972 and graduated from the Higher Naval School of Submarine Navigation named for Lenin Komsomol in 1977 and was commissioned as an officer. He served as a weapons officer aboard the diesel-electric ''Juliett'' class cruise missile submarine K-58. From 1984 to 1986, as Captain 3rd Rank, he served as the executive officer of the K-77, also a Juliett Class. In 1986 he attended Advanced Special Officers' Classes during which time he was promoted to Captain 2nd Rank.

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Global Crossing

Global Crossing was a telecommunications company that provided computer networking services and operated a tier 1 carrier.

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Hero of the Russian Federation

Hero of the Russian Federation (Герой Российской Федерации) is the highest honorary title of the Russian Federation.

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High-test peroxide

High-test peroxide or HTP is a high (85 to 98 percent)-concentration solution of hydrogen peroxide, with the remainder predominantly made up of water.

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History of submarines

Beginning in ancient times, humans sought to operate under the water.

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Hydrogen peroxide

Hydrogen peroxide is a chemical compound with the formula.

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Igor Spassky

Igor Dmitriyevich Spasskiy (Игорь Дмитриевич Спасский, born August 2, 1926) is a Russian (and former Soviet) scientist, engineer and entrepreneur, General Designer of nearly 200 Soviet and Russian nuclear submarines, and the head of the Central Design Bureau for Marine Engineering Rubin.

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Ilya Klebanov

Ilya Iosifovich Klebanov (Илья Иосифович Клебанов; born 7 May 1951 in Leningrad) is a Russian politician.

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JDS Akishio

Akishio (SS-579) was a Japanese diesel-electric.

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Jean-Michel Carré

Jean-Michel Carré is a French director of television documentaries.

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Katerina Ksenyeva

Katerina Yuryevna Ksenyeva (Катерина Юрьевна Ксеньева, born December 5, 1975) is a Russian actress, singer, composer and journalist.

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Kolesnikov

Kolesnikov (Колесников; masculine) or Kolesnikova (Колесникова; feminine) is a Russian surname which means "son of wheelwright".

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Kolesnikov-Tsibin KC-20

The Kolesnikov-Tsibin KC-20 or KTs-20 (Russian: КЦ-20) was a Soviet light troop military glider of World War II.

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Kursk (disambiguation)

Kursk is a city in Russia.

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Kursk (film)

Kursk is an upcoming English-language French-Belgian drama film directed by Thomas Vinterberg based on Robert Moore’s book A Time to Die, about the true story of the 2000 ''Kursk'' submarine disaster.

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Kursk (play)

Kursk is a play by the British playwright Bryony Lavery.

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Lev Kerbel

Lev Efimovich Kerbel (Лев Ефимович Кербель; - 14 August 2003) was a sculptor of Soviet realist works.

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List of maritime disasters in the 20th century

A maritime disaster is an event which usually involves a ship or ships and can involve military action.

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List of members of the parliament of Ukraine, 2007–12

The People's Deputies of Ukraine of the 6th convocation were elected in the snap parliamentary elections on September 30, 2007.

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List of military nuclear accidents

This article lists notable military accidents involving nuclear material.

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List of political catchphrases

The following is a list of political catchphrases, that is, distinctive statements uttered by political figures that have gone on to become well known.

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List of shipwrecks in 2000

The list of shipwrecks in 2000 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 2000.

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List of sunken nuclear submarines

A total of nine nuclear submarines have sunk as a consequence of either accident or extensive damage.

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List of Ultimate X-Men story arcs

Ultimate X-Men, a Marvel Comics series, has covered 19 story arcs since the first issue's debut in February 2001.

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Male expendability

Male expendability is the idea that society can better cope with the loss of a typical man than with the loss of a typical woman.

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Mammoet

Mammoet is a privately held Dutch company specialized in engineered heavy lifting and transport of oversized and heavy objects.

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Marine salvage

Marine salvage is the process of recovering a ship and its cargo after a shipwreck or other maritime casualty.

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Matthias Schoenaerts

Matthias Schoenaerts (born 8 December 1977) is a Belgian actor, film producer, and graffiti artist of Flemish origin.

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Max von Sydow

Max von Sydow (born Carl Adolf von Sydow, 10 April 1929) is a Swedish actor.

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Mikhail Lesin

Mikhail Yuriyevich Lesin (Михаил Юрьевич Лесин; July 11, 1958 – November 5, 2015) was a Russian political figure, media executive and an adviser to president Vladimir Putin.

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Nadezhda (given name)

Nadezhda or Nadežda (Cyrillic: Надежда) is a Slavic female given name popular in Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia and other Slavic countries, as well as other former Soviet states such as Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan etc.

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Northern Fleet

The Northern Fleet (Северный флот, Severnyy Flot) is the fleet of the Russian Navy in the Arctic Ocean.

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Orla Guerin

Orla Guerin MBE (born 15 May 1966) is an Irish journalist and news presenter.

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Oscar-class submarine

Project 949 (Granit) and Project 949A (Antey) are Soviet Navy/Russian Navy cruise missile submarines (NATO reporting names: Oscar I and Oscar II respectively).

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P-700 Granit

The P-700 Granit (П-700 "Гранит"; granite) is a Soviet and Russian naval anti-ship cruise missile.

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Peter Truscott, Baron Truscott

Peter Derek Truscott, Baron Truscott (born 20 March 1959 in Newton Abbot, Devon) is a British petroleum and mining consultant, independent member of the House of Lords and writer.

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Political career of Vladimir Putin

The political career of Vladimir Putin concerns the career of Vladimir Putin in politics, including his current tenure as President of Russia.

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Reg Keys

Reginald Thomas Keys (born 1952) is the father of a British serviceman killed in the Iraq War.

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Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov

Admiral Flota Sovetskogo Soyuza Kuznetsov (Адмира́л фло́та Сове́тского Сою́за Кузнецо́в "Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Kuznetsov") is an aircraft carrier (heavy aircraft-carrying missile cruiser, or TAVKR, in Russian classification) serving as the flagship of the Russian Navy.

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Russian floating nuclear power station

Floating nuclear power stations (Russian: плавучая атомная теплоэлектростанция малой мощности, ПАТЭС ММ - lit. floating combined heat and power (CHP) low-power nuclear station) are vessels designed by Rosatom.

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Russian submarine AS-34

AS-34 is a Russian, or rescue mini-submarine, which went into service in 1989.

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Russian submarine Kursk (K-141)

K-141 Kursk (Атомная Подводная Лодка «Курск» (АПЛ «Курск»)., transl., meaning "Nuclear-powered submarine Kursk") was an Oscar II-class nuclear-powered cruise-missile submarine of the Russian Navy.

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Seconds From Disaster

Seconds from Disaster is a US/UK-produced documentary television programme that investigates historically relevant man-made and natural disasters of the 20th century.

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Simon Cumbers

Simon Cumbers (23 January 1968 – 6 June 2004), an Irish cameraman for the BBC News in the United Kingdom, was shot by a gunman in a terrorist attack and died while reporting in As-Suwaidi, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Sinking of the Dalniy Vostok

The Russian-flagged fishing trawler Dalniy Vostok (Russian: «Дальний Восток»; “Far East”) sank on 1 April 2015, off Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula in the Sea of Okhotsk.

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Soviet atomic bomb project

The Soviet atomic bomb project (Russian: Советский проект атомной бомбы, Sovetskiy proyekt atomnoy bomby) was the classified research and development program that was authorized by Joseph Stalin in the Soviet Union to develop nuclear weapons during World War II.

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Steve Rosenberg (journalist)

Steve Rosenberg (born 1968 in Epping, Essex) is a British TV and radio journalist.

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Supercavitation

Supercavitation is the use of cavitation effects to create a bubble of gas or vapor large enough to encompass an object travelling through a liquid, greatly reducing the skin friction drag on the object and enabling high speeds.

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Sympathetic detonation

A sympathetic detonation (SD, or SYDET), also called flash over, is a detonation, usually unintended, of an explosive charge by a nearby explosion.

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Syngas

Syngas, or synthesis gas, is a fuel gas mixture consisting primarily of hydrogen, carbon monoxide, and very often some carbon dioxide.

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Thomas Vinterberg

Thomas Vinterberg (born 19 May 1969) is a Danish film director who, along with Lars von Trier, co-founded the Dogme 95 movement in filmmaking, which established rules for simplifying movie production.

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Timeline of Russian history

This is a timeline of Russian history, comprising important legal and territorial changes and political events in Russia and its predecessor states.

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USS Memphis (SSN-691)

USS Memphis (SSN-691), a, was the sixth ship of the United States Navy to be named for Memphis, Tennessee.

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USS Thresher (SSN-593)

The second USS Thresher (SSN-593) was the lead boat of her class of nuclear-powered attack submarines in the United States Navy.

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Vladimir Kuroyedov

Fleet Admiral Vladimir Ivanovich Kuroyedov (Владимир Иванович Куроедов; born 5 September 1944) is a former longest-serving Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy.

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Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin (a; born 7 October 1952) is a Russian statesman and former intelligence officer serving as President of Russia since 2012, previously holding the position from 2000 until 2008.

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2000

2000 was designated as.

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2000 in Russia

The following lists events that happened during 2000 in Russia.

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2002 Khankala Mi-26 crash

On 19 August 2002, a group of Chechen separatists armed with a man-portable air-defense system brought down a Russian Mil Mi-26 helicopter in a minefield, which resulted in the death of 127 Russian soldiers in the greatest loss of life in the history of helicopter aviation.

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2008 Russian submarine K-152 Nerpa accident

The K-152 Nerpa accident was an incident that occurred aboard the Russian submarine K-152 ''Nerpa'' on 8 November 2008, which resulted in the deaths of 20 people and injuries to 41 more.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kursk_submarine_disaster

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