Russian Aircraft Carriers

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Orlitsa 20 Dec 1915 Returned to merchant service pst-war
Displacement: 3,800t              Armament: IHP 2,200; 12kts eight 3 in (75m) five seaplanes        Complement: ?

Imperator Alexander I Class

Imperator Alexander I 29 Nov 1916 Scuttled when the British withdrew 1919
Imperator Nikolai I 29 Nov 1916 Scuttled when the British withdrew 1919
Displacement: 9,240tons              Armament: six 4.7in (120mm), six 3 in (75mm), 7/9 seaplanes             Complement: ?
 
Regele Carol I 1917 Handed back to Rumania 1918
Displacement: ?                Armament: four 6in (152mm), four 3 in (75mm), four seaplanes            Complement:?

Rumania Class

Dakia 1917 Seized by Germany 1918
Imperator Trajan 1917 Seized by Germany 1918
Rumyniya 1917 Seized by Germany 1918
Displacement: 4,500t (full load)           Armament: four 6in (152mm), one/four 3in (75mm), four seven seaplanes          Complement: ?

Kuznetzov Class

Admiral Kuznetzov 5th December 1985 In service 1996

Soviet Kuznetzov Class Aircraft Carrier Admiral Kuznetzov, launched 5th December 1985 and completed 21st January 1991.  Photographed at Malta, 18th February 1996.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD118

Varyag 4th December 1988 Sold incomplete, 1998

Kiev Class

Kiev 26th December 1972 Stricken 30th June 1993
Minsk 30th September 1975 Stricken 30th June 1993
Novorossiysk 26th December 1978 Stricken 30th June 1993
Admiral Gorshkov 1st April 1982 In service 1995

Moskva Class Helicopter Carriers

Moskva 14th January 1965 In service 1995
Leningrad 31st July 1968 Stricken 24th June 1991