All combat- ready Russian nuclear submarines urgently leave the port of Vilyuchinsk.
Image Credit: Avia.pro
According to Militarymaps and Avia.pro, all Russian nuclear submarines have quietly left the port of Vilyuchinsk and went on alert duty. All submarines are combat ready and left the base in turn within several days.
Satellite images of the Russian naval base in Vilyuchinsk, Kamchatka revealed Russian nuclear submarines left the base in turn within several days.
The Russian nuclear submarines of projects 955 Borey, 955A Borey-A and 949A Antey started leaving their permanent base in the beginning of November. It is unknown as to why such massive manoeuvre was conducted, but escalating tensions between NATO and Russia due to Eastern Ukraine could be a major factor. Both the Russian Defense Ministry and Russian Navy did not release any statement about this deployment.