Admiral Kuznetsov

ussian aircraft-carrier Admiral Kuzhetsov is seen during a military exercises of the North Fleet, 17 August 2005. Two submarines, the Northern Fleet's flagship Pyotr Veliky cruiser and Russia's only aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov, as well as long-range aircraft, were taking part in the Barents Sea manoeuvres, the first of four …

Russia to Deploy Aircraft Carrier to Syrian Coast

Russia has announced it is sending its only aircraft carrier to waters off Syria’s coast, as diplomats met at the United Nations in an effort to revive Syria’s failing ceasefire.

A man enjoy the sea and the sun as in the background the Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov lies at anchor off Cyprus’ largest port of Limassol on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. The aircraft carrier arrived in Cyprus for a three-day rest and resupply stay. (AP Photo/Pavlos Vrionides)

Russia Moves Largest Aircraft Carrier to Mediterranean

Russia on Thursday moved it’s largest Soviet era aircraft carrier, The Admiral Kuznetsov, from its current location off the coast of northern Syria to a new home in the Mediterranean Sea.