2016-12-23: Knyaz Pozharsky Laid Down

The eighth and possibly final Borei (Project 955) class Nuclear powered Ballistic Missile Submarine (SSBN) for the Russian Navy was laid down at JSC PO Sevmash, Severodvinsk on 23 December 2016. She will be the fifth of the Project 955A variant. Knyaz Pozharsky translates as Prince Pozharsky.