“ the Mace “ will make other factoryUnsuccessful starts of the rocket “ the Mace “ have led to transfer of its manufacture to other factory. The chief of the Joint Staff of Armed forces of Russia on August, 26th has informed on it general Nikolay Makarov.
As mister Makarov has declared, rocket manufacture “ the Mace “ it will be transferred to other factory as problems with rocket start are connected not with its design features, and with problems on manufacture. As he said, unsuccessful starts of the rocket have rendered “ serious moral influence “ on its developers: the chief designer retires, the factory where these works will be made changes, informs RIA “ News “.
we Will remind, six of 11 test start-up “ Maces “ which it is planned to equip strategic submarines of the project 955 (the code number “ Borej “) Have appeared unsuccessful. Last from them - on July, 15th when the rocket samolikvidirovalas after supernumerary operation of the first step, has led to resignation of the developer - directors and genkonstruktora the Moscow institute Yury Solomonova`s heating engineers.