RIA Novosti, October 3, 2001
The staff of the Northern Fleet had on October 3 that the Kursk operation will be suspended. The worsening of the weather has caused the pause. The Giant 4 Barge will have to prepare for the coming storm.
Official representatives of the company Smit Int said that currently divers are fastening anchors to technological holes in the hull of the submarine. According to forecasts the weather will not improve until October 4. (…)