On military training ground near Severodvinsk explosion of a jet engine. As a result of incident two persons were lost, four more have suffered.
According to the defense Ministry, the explosion occurred during the test of liquid rocket propulsion. As a result, on-site emergency fire started.
The explosion occurred near Nenoksa where there is a rocket range of the Russian Navy. According to media reports, the incident took place on the ship of the Northern fleet.
The explosion damaged the representatives of the Ministry of defense and the enterprise developer. The Governor of the Arkhangelsk region has ordered to send aircraft to transport victims.
After the explosion at a military unit near Severodvinsk in the city worked the sensors monitoring the level of radiation. This “Northern week” said the head of the Centre for monitoring of environmental pollution of Sevgidromet Olga Gripas. The sensor could work because of the signal about the fire. According to official data, emissions of harmful substances into the atmosphere was not, the radiation background is normal, the evacuation of local residents is not required