Users of social networks drew attention to a photograph in which the tug pulls aircraft-carrying cruiser "Admiral Kuznetsov".
Towing aircraft carrier called the shame of the Russian Navy.
Later, however, clarity has emerged: self-propelled vessel dragged "Admiral Kuznetsov" to the refueling point. According to military experts interviewed by "Tape.ru", the tug is very similar to the rescue Maritime tug "Dubna".
"Admiral Kuznetsov" — the heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser, designed to engage large surface targets. The cruiser supported the landing operations.
In late October, the attention of users attracted by the smoke from an aircraft carrier, passed through the English channel. The ship was left behind streams of thick black smoke, nick compared it with the eruption of the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull in 2010.