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Dry Dock Sinks at Russian Plant, Aircraft Carrier Avoids Any Damage (VIDEO)

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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian Navy's aircraft-carrying cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov suffered no damage after an incident at the 82nd shipbuilding plant in Murmansk, the plant's spokesperson told Sputnik on Tuesday.

A floating dry dock PD-50 sank at the shipbuilding plant which performed repairs on Admiral Kuznetsov, according to the spokesperson. No casualties have been reported following the incident.

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"The vessel suffered no damage after the incident at the 82nd [shipbuilding] plant," the spokesperson said.

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Admiral Kuznetsov has been towed to a repair yard outside the 35th shipbuilding plant in Murmansk where its repairs will continue.

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