Project 1144.2 Orlan
Kirov class
Guided Missile Cruiser (Nuclear Powered)

Class Listing

Unit Shipyard Fleet Chronology Notes
# Name Laid Down Launched Comm.
1 Admiral Ushakov
(ex-Kirov)
SY 189 NOR 26 Mar 1974
03/27/1974
12/27/1977 12/30/1980 1990 major nuclear propulsion system accident, inactive since
1999 started overhaul
2001 - written off
2002 - decommissioned
2003 - to be dismantled
2011 - in service by 2020
2 Admiral Lazarev
(ex-Frunze)
(ex Kalinin)
(ex Admiral Nakhimov)
SY 189 NOR 26 Jul 1978
07/27/1978
05/26/81 10/31/1984 1990 laid up at Severomorsk
inactive from mid-1990s
to be scrapped?
2011 - in service by 2020
3 Admiral Nakhimov
(ex Frunze
(ex Admiral Lazarev)
SY 189 PAC 05/17/1983 04/24/1986
26 Apr 1986
12/30/1988 (ex-Kalinin)
1994 refitted
Jan 1997 last time at sea
1999 - towed to Severodvinsk for refuelling
02/2003 - repairs to reactor began
2007 - replacement of electronic systems and anti-ship missile mount; reactor repairs completed
2008 - reactor refueling planned 2011 - refit begins in 2012
2011 - in service by 2020
4 Peter Velikiy
(ex Yuri Andropov)
SY 189 NOR 24 Apr 1986
04/25/1986
29 Apr 1989
04/25/1989
1996
04/18/1998
1995 sea trials
10/27/96 turbine explosion (5 crew killed)
1998 sea trials
1999 laid up at Severomorsk
04/04 docked at Roslyakovo for cleaning, maintenance, and repairs to steering system, armature
07/04 released from repairs
5 Kuznetzov
ex-"Maxim Gorky"
ex-OKTYBRSKAYA REVOLUTSIYA
ex-DZERZHINSKIY
SY 189 1992 scrapped



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