Rosatom has signed memorandums of intent with VTB and Sberbank. To build three icebreakers of the "Leader" type, no less than 300 billion rubles will be required, and experts doubt their expediency.
The super-ship of Rosneft is underutilized by a third.
Shipbuilders are waiting for a large order from Atomflot.
The head of the corporation, Alexei Likhachev, at a meeting with Vladimir Putin remembered the previous projects.
The strategic program for the development of the North has been cut by the Russian government by 17 times. At the same time it turned out that the construction of nuclear icebreakers "Arktika", "Siberia" and "Ural" was disrupted because of technical problems that arose after the "annexation" of the subtropical Crimea.